ab- definition

  • prefix:
    • from: aboral.
    • always suggest an electromagnetic unit when you look at the centimeter-gram-second system: abcoulomb.
    • From
    • from; outside.
    • an electromagnetic device when you look at the centimeter-gram-second system: abcoulomb.
  • others:
    • A prefix in a lot of words of Latin origin. It signifies from, away , splitting, or departure, such as abduct, abstract, abscond. See a-(6).

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