pe

pe

[pey]
Also, peh.


Origin:
1895–1900; < Hebrew pē, akin to peh mouth

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p/e

Also, P/E, PE, P-E, p-e.

PE

Prince Edward Island, Canada (approved for postal use).

P.E.

1.
Petroleum Engineer.
2.
physical education.
3.
Presiding Elder.
4.
Also, p.e. printer's error.
5.
Statistics. probable error.
6.
Professional Engineer.
7.
Protestant Episcopal.

P&E

Commerce. plant and equipment.
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pe1 (peɪ, Hebrew pe)
 
n
the 17th letter in the Hebrew alphabet (פ or, at the end of a word, ף) transliterated as p or, when final, ph
 
[from Hebrew peh mouth]

pe2
 
the internet domain name for
Peru

PE
 
abbreviation for
1.  physical education
2.  potential energy
3.  Presiding Elder
4.  (esp in postal addresses) Prince Edward Island (Canadian Province)
5.  Also: p.e printer's error
6.  statistics probable error
7.  Protestant Episcopal
8.  (in South Africa) Port Elizabeth
9.  Peru (international car registration)

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PE definition


1. periodic group
2. Phase Encoded.
3. processing element.
(1995-10-30)

pe definition

networking
The country code for Peru.
(1999-01-27)

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Abbreviations & Acronyms
pe
printer's error
PE
  1. Peru (international vehicle ID)

  2. physical education

  3. physical examination

  4. pleural effusion

  5. Prince Edward Island

  6. probable error

  7. pulmonary edema

  8. pulmonary embolism

P.E.
professional engineer
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