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Question 1 of 7
This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?

Definition for AP (2 of 6)

ap-1

variant of ad- before p: appear.

Definition for AP (3 of 6)

ap-2

variant of apo- before a vowel or h: aphelion.

Definition for AP (4 of 6)

a.p.

additional premium.
author's proof.

Definition for AP (5 of 6)

Ap.

Apostle.
Apothecaries'.
April.

Definition for AP (6 of 6)

A/P

or a/p


account paid.
accounts payable.
authority to pay or purchase.
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British Dictionary definitions for AP (1 of 4)

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 AP (2 of 4)

AP

abbreviation for

Air Police
Associated Press

British Dictionary definitions for AP (3 of 4)

ap-

prefix

a variant of apo- aphelion

British Dictionary definitions for AP (4 of 4)

a.p.

abbreviation for

obsolete (in prescriptions, etc) ante prandium

Word Origin for a.p.

Latin: before a meal
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Medical definitions for AP (1 of 4)

ap- 22

pref.

Variant ofapo-

Medical definitions for AP (2 of 4)

ap- 11

pref.

Variant ofad-

Medical definitions for AP (3 of 4)

AP

abbr.

anteroposterior

Medical definitions for AP (4 of 4)

ap.

abbr.

apothecary
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