This is the first time that a mass number of Chechens have taken part in military actions abroad," said analyst Mairbek Vatchagayev, based in Paris, adding that claims were made that Chechens had fought with the Taliban in Afghanistan or in Iraq, but no definitive proof had been given.
What does A stand for?
A stands for Mass Number (physics)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
See other definitions of A
- Degree of Dissociation
- Excellent (scholastic grade)
- Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Massachusetts (designates original spot of circulation of a bill)
- First in Series (chemistry)
- First Substrate
- GMT + 1 hour
- Helmholtz Energy
- Highest Level of Division I College Athletics (United States)
- Individual (IRB)
- Lowest Full-Season Level (minor league baseball)
- Newfoundland/Labrador (Canada Post designation)
- Nucleon Number (physics)
- Retinol (vitamin)
- Smooth, Paintable (American Plywood Association Veneer Grades)
- Specific Absorption Coefficient
- Specific Optical Rotation
- Stock and Bond Rating
- To (Spanish, or from Latin ad)
- Total Acidity
- Undenominated US Stamp (15 cent, issued 22 May 78)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Middlesbrough ASC assistant coach, Tom Harforth, said: "It was a brilliant weekend for the mass number of Middlesbrough swimmers who attended our AA meet.
We won't get mass numbers straight away, but we are looking at a long-term commitment to develop the market by spending time meeting the frontline travel agents who can help us understand the market.
The banks lost a lot of money when the crisis occurred because never before have there been mass numbers -- thousands of expatriates losing their jobs in a short period of time," Scotto said.
The present system of education is designed to kill creativity and produce mass numbers of 'educated' who are desperately trying and vying for every job in sight with the result that organisations are full of disengaged misfits whose commitment and contribution is mediocre at best.
Bishop Khoder receives Easter well- wishers at the Bishopric main office from 11:00 till 1:00 pm and from 4:00pm till 7:00pm ===========================>> Bishop Elie Bshara Haddad officiating over twin mass services in Saida and Deir el Qamar Bishopric at St Nicolas Cathedral - Saida 07:00 Opening doors and Easter mass 11:00 Mass number 2 =========================> 10:00 Catholicus Aram I officiating over Easter mass at the Orthodox Armenian Cathedral- Antelias to be followed by Easter message at 11:00 after which the prelate meets with Easter well-wishers.
Invoking the names of famous people, who function as universal shorthand for various character traits and fragments of cultural narrative, provides a similarly direct route to mass numbers of brains.