from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. audio-visual
  • abbr. Authorized Version

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  • alternative vote.
  • anti-virus.
  • arteriovenous.
  • atrioventricular.
  • audiovisual.
  • Authorised Version.
  • Auxiliary Voler - a naval aircraft transport


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  • It can get very confusing and sometimes politicians deliberately obfuscate by for example saying AV when they mean AV+.

    LDV readers vote for AV over FPTP!?

  • Labour's support for AV clashes with Lib Dem preferences for either STV or AV+ and would run into the implacable opposition of the Conservatives who are wedded to first-past - the post.

    Slugger O'Toole

  • I think the less open or fair systems of AV and AV+ should be rejected.

    British Blogs

  • The Powerline AV 500 and Powerline AV+ 500 kits both include two adapters that connect to electrical wall sockets at one end and Ethernet ports on the other.

    CIO News

  • The model was fitted to the data in the AV condition (b) and the AV* condition (c).

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  • This left only 4 free parameters: 2 for the relation between auditory SNR and reliability, and 2 for the visual reliabilities in the AV and AV* conditions.

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  • The AV and AV* conditions are then fit by adjusting visual reliability separately for each.

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  • Indeed, the model replicates the behavioral data with high accuracy (for conditions A, AV, and AV* respectively).

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  • Beef Types to 134. 0p / kg av 103.1; dairies to 108. 0p / kg, AV

    WalesOnline - Home

  • However, despite my dislike of AV, I could cope with AV+ on the basis that it does at least make an attempt to make things more proportional.

    Anders Hanson

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