apa

[ uh-pah ]
/ əˈpɑ /

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

Definition 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.

Definition for apa (3 of 4)

APA

American Psychiatric Association.
American Psychological Association.

Definition 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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