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aba

[uh-bah, ah-buh] /əˈbɑ, ˈɑ bə/
noun
1.
a coarse, felted fabric woven of camel's or goat's hair.
2.
a loose, sleeveless outer garment made of this fabric or of silk, worn by Arabs.
Also, abba.
Also called abaya.
Origin of aba
1805-1815
1805-15; < Arabic ʿabā'(ah)

Aba

[ah-bah] /ɑˈbɑ/
noun
1.
a town in SE Nigeria.
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British Dictionary definitions for abas

aba

/ˈæbə/
noun
1.
a type of cloth from Syria, made of goat hair or camel hair
2.
a sleeveless outer garment of such cloth
Word Origin
from Arabic

ABA

abbreviation
1.
(in Britain) Amateur Boxing Association
2.
American Booksellers Association
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Related Abbreviations for abas

ABA

  1. abscisic acid
  2. American Badminton Association
  3. American Bankers Association
  4. American Bar Association
  5. American Basketball Association
  6. American Booksellers Association
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