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What does AC stand for?

AC stands for Active Component

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

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In FY 2008, eight active component (AC) units and five reserve component (RC) units will undergo pilot reset; in FY 2009, the numbers are 13 AC and six RC units.
Researchers report that previous scientific studies already demonstrated that black cohosh may have anti-cancer activity, but they point out that the precise mechanism and nature of the active components are not yet known.
Toxic smoke While the study's authors said they had been surprised to discover ``an explosion of new scientific knowledge about how the active components of marijuana affect the body,'' they added pointedly that the future of marijuana as a medicine does not lie in smoking it.