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ai1

[ah-ee] /ˈɑ i/
noun, plural ais
[ah-eez] /ˈɑ iz/ (Show IPA)
1.
a three-toed sloth, Bradypus tridactylus, inhabiting forests of southern Venezuela, the Guianas, and northern Brazil, having a diet apparently restricted to the leaves of the trumpet-tree, and sounding a high-pitched cry when disturbed.
Origin of ai1
1685-1695
1685-95; < Portuguese < Tupi
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AIS

abbreviation
1.
Australian Institute of Sport

ai1

/ˈɑːɪ/
noun (pl) ais
1.
the three-toed sloth See sloth (sense 1)
Word Origin
C17: from Portuguese, from Tupi

ai2

abbreviation
1.
Anguilla

AI

abbreviation
1.
artificial insemination
2.
artificial intelligence
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ais in Medicine

AI abbr.
artificial insemination

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ais in Science
AI  
  1. Abbreviation of artificial insemination

  2. Abbreviation of artificial intelligence


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