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What does FOB loyalty stand for?
October 13, 2010 10:15PM
Foward Operating Base Loyalty - an operating base on the east side of Baghdad in 9-Nissan, South of Sadr City
Asked in Electronics Engineering, Acronyms & Abbreviations, Idioms, Cliches, and Slang, Remote Control Devices
What does the 'fob' in 'keyfob' stand for and where did it originate?
Asked in William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
Where does Juliet loyalty stand to her family or her husband?
What does the fob in key fob stand for?
From wikipedia: "The word fob may be linked to the low German dialect for the word Fuppe, meaning "pocket", however, the real origin of the word is uncertain. Fob pockets (meaning 'sneak proof' from the German word Foppen) were pockets meant to deter thieves and a chain was used (called a Fob Chain) to attach to items, like a pocket watch, that you would place in them."
What does FOB mean?
FOB means Freight On Board. Essentially it is used to indicate that a purchaser of goods that must be transported is responsible to pay for the freight. Yes FOB can mean that, but its also the slang term for Fresh Off the Boat. Meaning they're new to the country, or just have an accent. Teens these days use the term FOB all the time. In the military, FOB can also stand for Forward Operating Base. In US politics, FOB was a slang term for "Friend of Bill" (Clinton). The word "fob" means the chain attached to a pocketwatch.
Asked in VW Passat
Vw key fob light stays on?
I have a Toyota, and my key fob light stayed on also. I called the dealer, and they said the button on the fob was stuck down INSIDE the fob. So, I simply unscrewed the screw on the back of the fob, opened the fob, then put it back together. The fob was fixed. I didn't have to fix anything in the fob.
Asked in Friendship
Why is loyalty important in a friendship?
Loyalty is important in a frienshi. we all have felt guily for the mistake we have made. We need people woh will stand by us and care for us through the ups and downs. Answer There must be some level of loyalty present in friendships and relationships in order for them to survive. That's why loyalty is important in a friendship.
Asked in Jobs, Management and Supervision
What best describes the idea of loyalty to your supervisor?
Asked in Car Batteries, Renault
Why does key fob not open central locking on X reg Renault Clio when Fob Battery is fine?
Asked in History, Politics & Society, Academic Writing, Math and Arithmetic, Acronyms & Abbreviations
Where is fob derived from?
as an acronym : Free On Board- for example an automobile that is crated for shipment from the factory, hence FOB Detroit. Aas a noun like watch fob it is unknown but might be a nicknack word from another language, the German equivalent is Bierziphal which defies translation though the first part refers to Beer, not a coffin stand! actually its Bierziful.something like that.