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Synonyms for A

a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron)

any of several fat-soluble vitamins essential for normal vision

one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA

(biochemistry) purine base found in DNA and RNA

the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites

the blood group whose red cells carry the A antigen

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Big A's has long been recognized as an industry leader in supplying leading brands of sandblasting helmets, sandblasting cabinet parts, portable sandblasters, Lindsay sandblaster parts, sandblast hoods, sand blasters, sandblasting nozzles, abrasive blasters, sandblasting suits, soda blasters, sandblasting equipment, sandblaster guns, sandblaster filters, and other essential goods online and has been headquartered at 161 Lindy Court, Holland, MI, 49423 since early 2009.
So today, the A's said, "Enough is enough," and issued the following statement:
In all, six A's batters had two hits or more during the game.
Although they ended up losing in the finals, the A's, who were the season champs with an 11-1 mark, had a good run in the HLBB tournament, finishing with a 4-2 record.
Last March, Wolff confirmed the A's interest in exploring a move to Fremont, about 25 miles south of Oakland on the east side of San Francisco Bay.
Example 2: The facts are the same as in Example 1, except that 50 shares of X stock were originally each acquired by A and B, A's spouse.
Heck," Ringolsby triumphantly announced, "the A's haven't even been to the World Series in the Billy Beane era.
Established in 1983, Three A's Pertemps is one of the biggest training providers in Coventry and Warwickshire, working in partnership with more than 500 businesses nationwide.
Despite the stark settings, there is a lightness to Type A's work, a buddy-movie quality that is charming, if complicated.
Red pine for A & A's pole operation is obtained from several sources, including 263 hectares of land in Baldwin Township for which A & A holds the Crown management licence.
Network Airs Specials Commemorating A's Trip to Japan and 40 Years of Local A's History
With two-outs in the bottom of the ninth, Coco Crisp singled and stole his second base to spark a comeback for the A's stagnant offense, as Daric Barton's RBI single scored Crisp to tie the game.
Once a long time ago -- like, well, last spring -- a mecca for hockey and the Detroit Red Wings, this city suddenly has gone bonkers over the Tigers, recent conquerors of the New York Yankees and then the Oakland A's, recent losers of 119 games, recent widespread media targets for their traditionally inept play.
In the past, all of A's operations have been in writing, publishing and distributing C.
and the Oakland A's today announced that 24 Oakland A's baseball games airing this season on FOX Sports Net Bay Area are now interactive on the Microsoft(R) WebTV(R) Plus service.