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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fob

Fob or FOB may refer to: Contents. [hide]. 1 Entertainment; 2 Fashion and technology; 3 Medicine; 4 Military; 5 Other uses. Entertainment[edit]. Fall Out Boy, an American rock band; FOB (play), a 1981 play by David Henry Hwang. Fashion and technology[edit]. Fob pocket · Key fob · USB fob · Watch fob ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Keychain

A keychain, key fob or key ring is a small chain, usually made from metal or plastic, that ... 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.

www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2010/10/tech-etymology-key-fob/64638

Oct 25, 2010 ... The term may have originated from watch fobs, according to ... Today, the term key fob is most closely associated with the small devices used to ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-origin-of-the-word-fob

According to http://www.etymonline.com/index.... it was first the small pocket itself, ... Fob as in "key fob. ... What is the word origin of receive?

www.webopedia.com/TERM/K/key_fob.html

Key fob is also a word used to describe a key chain and several other similar items and devices. The word fob is believed to have originated from watch fobs, ...

answers.yahoo.com/question/?qid=20090203092116AASpmXr

I am talking about the keyless entry key for a car. ... (denoting a fob pocket in a waistband): origin uncertain; probably related to German dialect ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/fob

Fob definition, a small pocket just below the waistline in trousers for a watch, keys , change, etc. See more.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fob

Define fob: deceive, cheat. ... See fob defined for English-language learners. See fob defined ... a small object that is a decoration on a watch chain or a key ring ...

www.transportationinsight.com/blog/industry-news/2012/06/f-o-b-mean

Jun 8, 2012 ... “FOB Origin” refers to the legal fact that the buyer assumes title of the goods the ... carrier picks up and signs the bill of lading at the origin pick-up location. ... The Importance of Key Performance Indicators (KPI) – Part Two ...

www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=fob

1650s, "men's small waist pocket for valuables," of uncertain origin, probably related ... Meaning "chain or ornament attached to a watch carried in the fob" is by ...