power or capacity to do or act physically, mentally, legally, morally, financially, etc. competence in an activity or occupation because of one’s skill, training, or other qualification: the ability to sing well. abilities, talents; special skills or aptitudes: Composing music is beyond his abilities. a combination of and , found on nouns corresponding to adjectives […]
- Ability grouping
. a system whereby students are separated into different groups or classes according to test scores or relative scholastic ability, as to assure that gifted students are not inhibited by slower learners.
abim American Board of Internal Medicine Historical Examples Doeg, Saul’s herdsman, who told him that the priest abim’elech. Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1 The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
abimael father of Mael, one of the sons or descendants of Joktan, in Northern Arabia (Gen. 10:28; 1 Chr. 1:22).
a king of Gerar, who made a peace agreement with Abraham. Gen. 20, 21. a son of Gideon, who made a violent but futile attempt to become king of Shechem. Judges 8, 9. Historical Examples Probably the millstone which crushed the head of Abimelech at Thebez (Judges 9:53) was the upper stone of a saddle […]