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pp

Radio.
1.

PP

1.
prepositional phrase.

pp.

1.
pages.
2.
past participle.
4.
privately printed.

p.p.

1.
parcel post.
2.
past participle.
3.
per person.
4.

P.P.

1.
parcel post.
2.
parish priest.
3.
past participle.
4.
5.
prepaid.
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  • One by vertical lines which seem to have been made when the 35 pp.

  • He had sold it to pp, whose fathers and grandfathers had cultivated it.

    The Dead Command

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  • pp had taught him to use the gun, and to shoot his first birds.

    The Dead Command

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  • It was about the time that pp married, while his parents were still alive.

    The Dead Command

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  • He detected in it the skilful hand of pp and the grace of Margalida.

    The Dead Command

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British Dictionary definitions for pp

pp

abbreviation
1.
past participle
2.
(in formal correspondence) per pro
3.
privately printed
symbol
4.
(music) pianissimo: an instruction to play very quietly
Usage note
In formal correspondence, when Brenda Smith is signing on behalf of Peter Jones, she should write Peter Jones pp (or per pro) Brenda Smith, not the other way about
Word Origin
(sense 2) Latin per procurationem: by delegation to

pp

abbreviation
1.
parcel post
2.
prepaid
3.
post-paid
4.
(in prescriptions) post prandium
Word Origin
Latin: after a meal

PP

abbreviation
1.
Parish Priest
2.
past President

pp.

abbreviation
1.
pages
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pp in Medicine

PP abbr.
pyrophosphate

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