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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
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