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aboriginal of or relating to aborigines. [3 definitions]
aborigine an original or first inhabitant of an area, esp. a member of a tribe native to Australia. [2 definitions]
aborning coming into existence or achieving realization.
abort to experience the end of a pregnancy before the fetus is able to survive. [6 definitions]
abortifacient causing abortion. [2 definitions]
abortion the termination of a pregnancy before the fetus is able to survive. [4 definitions]
abortionist one who performs abortions, esp. illegally.
abortive failing to achieve a desired end; unsuccessful; fruitless. [3 definitions]
ABO system a classification system for the inherited antigens found on the surface of human red blood cells, which determine compatibility for blood transfusions.
abound to be found or available in a large amount or number. [2 definitions]
about concerning. [12 definitions]
about face a military command to turn and face the opposite direction.
about-face a reversal of one's position or direction, esp. in response to a military command. [3 definitions]
about to ready to; shortly going to.
above at or to a higher place than. [9 definitions]
aboveboard without tricks, deceit, or concealment.
abovementioned introduced or discussed in an earlier part of a written text. [2 definitions]
ab ovo from the egg (Latin); from the beginning.
abracadabra a nonsense word thought to produce a magical effect such as the warding off of disaster or disease. [2 definitions]
abradant am abrasive substance. [2 definitions]
abrade to rub away by friction; erode. [4 definitions]