aba

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noun \ə-ˈbä, a-, ˈä-bə\

Definition of aba

  1. 1 :  a loose sleeveless outer garment worn as traditional dress by men in the Middle East

  2. 2 :  a fabric woven from the hair of camels or goats

Origin and Etymology of aba

Arabic ʽabā'


First Known Use: 1811


ABA

abbreviation

Definition of ABA

  1. 1 Amateur Boxing Association

  2. 2 American Bankers Association

  3. 3 American Bar Association

  4. 4 American Booksellers Association


Medical Dictionary

ABA

abbreviation

Medical Definition of ABA

  1. applied behavior analysis <The hardships for military families are compounded by the realities of frequent moves that disrupt or end altogether treatment programs such as applied behavior analysis therapy, or ABA, which medical experts say makes a huge difference in the lives of autistic children.—Kimberly Johnson, U.S. News & World Report, 29 Dec. 2008>


Law Dictionary

ABA

abbreviation

Legal Definition of ABA

  1. American Bar Association


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