fab

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From fabulous, by shortening

Adjective[edit]

fab (comparative fabber, superlative fabbest)

  1. fabulous (great or spectacular). [1]
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Etymology 2[edit]

From fabricate and its derived terms, by shortening

Noun[edit]

fab (plural fabs)

  1. A manufacturing plant which fabricates items, particularly silicon chips.
    Hundreds were put out of work when the chip fab shut down.
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Verb[edit]

fab (third-person singular simple present fabs, present participle fabbing, simple past and past participle fabbed)

  1. fabricate, especially in the context of fabbers
    It uses digital data from a computer to “fab” products and models of new products. [1]
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References[edit]

  1. ^ The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, third edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, p. 652 (ISBN 0-395-44895-6)

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Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

fab (plural fabs)

  1. fable

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Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fab m

  1. Mutated form of mab.