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British Dictionary definitions for acca

acca

acker

noun
  1. Australian informal an academic

Word Origin

C20: shortened form of academic

ACCA

abbreviation for
  1. Associate of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants
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Examples from the Web for acca

Historical Examples

  • Baha Ullah died at Acca in May, 1892, in his seventy-fifth year.

    Bahaism and Its Claims

    Samuel Graham Wilson

  • He robbed his victim of £350, with part of which he bought and sent goods to Acca.

    Bahaism and Its Claims

    Samuel Graham Wilson

  • They were still confined to Acca in 1906 when I visited Haifa.

    Bahaism and Its Claims

    Samuel Graham Wilson

  • The only child of this wife, a girl, was born at Acca in 1873.

    Bahaism and Its Claims

    Samuel Graham Wilson

  • In this meane while, bishop Wilfride being dead, one Acca that was his chapline was made bishop of Hexham.