- A prefix in many words of Latin origin. It signifies from, away , separating, or departure, as in abduct, abstract, abscond. See A-(6).
Dictionary Stats for "ab-"Position in dictionary: 178 of 111710 words.
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Words that start with ab-: 1
Words that end with ab-: 1
Words that contain ab-: 4
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