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A/P

1.
account paid.
2.
accounts payable.
3.
authority to pay or purchase.
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Air Police

noun
1.
an organization of personnel in the U.S. Air Force or Air National Guard serving as police.
Abbreviation: AP, A.P.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45
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British Dictionary definitions for a p

ap

/æp/
prefix
1.
son of: occurring as part of some surnames of Welsh origin: ap Thomas
Word Origin
from Welsh mab son

AP

abbreviation
1.
Air Police
2.
Associated Press
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Word Origin and History for a p

AP

abbreviation of Associated Press, first recorded 1879; the organization was founded May 1848 as co-operative news gathering effort among New York City newspaper publishers covering the war with Mexico.

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Related Abbreviations for a p

AP

  1. access point
  2. adjective phrase
  3. advanced placement
  4. airplane
  5. air police
  6. American plan
  7. antipersonnel
  8. aorticopulmonary
  9. Armed Forces Pacific
  10. Associated Press

A/P

  1. account paid
  2. accounts payable
  3. authority to pay
  4. authority to purchase
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