a.p.


additional premium.
author's proof.

Definition for a.p. (2 of 2)

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a.p.


abbreviation for

obsolete (in prescriptions, etc) ante prandium

Word Origin for a.p.

Latin: before a meal

British Dictionary definitions for a.p. (2 of 3)

ap

/ (æp) /

prefix

son of: occurring as part of some surnames of Welsh originap Thomas

Word Origin for ap

from Welsh mab son

British Dictionary definitions for a.p. (3 of 3)

AP


abbreviation for

Air Police
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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