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A/P

or a/p

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

A-P

anteroposterior

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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Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
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