Definitions for "APB"
Acquisition Program Baseline Contracting FAST
Acquisition Program Baseline. can be viewed as a contract between the milestone decision authority and the relevant service, including the program manager and his/her supervisors.
Acquisition Program Baseline. A document that contains the most important cost, schedule, and performance parameters (both objectives and thresholds) for the program. It is approved by the Milestone Decision Authority (MDA), and signed by the program manager (PM) and his/her direct chain of supervision, e.g., for acquisition category (ACAT) ID programs it is signed by the PM, program executive officer (PEO), component acquisition executive (CAE), and defense acquisition executive (DAE).
The UK Auditing Practices Board. Part of the FRC.
Accounting Principles Board. Senior technical committee of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) which issued pronouncements on accounting principles from 1959-1973. The APB was replaced by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB).
Activities Programming Board is a student-run organization that plans activities and events for the entire student body.
Keywords:  ferdinand, rapture, punk, franz, funk
APB was a Scottish post-punk band, formed in 1979, that successfully blended funk-rock, punk rock and New Wave music. The group had only modest success during its brief run, yet their influence can be heard in the sound of such current bands as Franz Ferdinand, The Rapture, and Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Keywords:  barracks, propelled, ship, self
Self-propelled barracks ship
Additional Purchase Benefit. An optional policy benefit which guarantees the insured the right to buy more life insurance at future dates without providing further evidence of insurability. The additional coverage may be purchased at attained ages (policy anniversaries nearest the insured's 22nd, 25th, 28th, 31st, 34th, 37th, and 40th birthdays) or after major life events (marriage, child's birth/adoption). A similar benefit is also available on DI policies.
Keywords:  peripheral, bus, advanced
Advanced Peripheral Bus
Keywords:  bacteria, acid, producing
Acid Producing Bacteria