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apa

[ uh-pah ]
/ əˈpɑ /
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noun
a tree, Eperua falcata, of tropical America, having reddish-brown wood used in the construction of houses.
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Origin of apa

From Tupi

Other definitions for apa (2 of 4)

Apa
[ ah-pah ]
/ ˈɑ pɑ /

noun
a river in central South America that flows W along the E Paraguay-SW Brazil border to the Paraguay River. about 125 miles (200 km) long.

Other definitions for apa (3 of 4)

APA

American Psychiatric Association.
American Psychological Association.

Other definitions for apa (4 of 4)

A.P.A.

abbreviation
American Philological Association.
American Protective Association.
American Protestant Association.
American Psychiatric Association.
American Psychological Association.
Associate in Public Administration.
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Medical definitions for apa

APA

abbr.
antipernicious anemia factor
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