[ ag ]
/ æg /
adjective, noun Informal.
agriculture: ag courses; to major in ag.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Origin of ag
Definition for ag (2 of 6)
Origin of Ag
From the Latin word argentum
Definition for ag (3 of 6)
variant of ad- before g: agglutinate.
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British Dictionary definitions for ag (1 of 4)
/ (æx) /
interjection Southern African
an expression of surprise, annoyance, pleasure, etc
an expression used to preface a remark, gain time, etc
British Dictionary definitions for ag (2 of 4)
the internet domain name for
Antigua and Barbuda
British Dictionary definitions for ag (3 of 4)
the chemical symbol for
Word Origin for Ag
from Latin argentum
British Dictionary definitions for ag (4 of 4)
Word Origin for AG
(for sense 3) German: joint-stock company
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Medical definitions for ag (1 of 2)
The symbol for the elementsilver
Medical definitions for ag (2 of 2)
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Scientific definitions for ag
The symbol for silver.
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