Definition for a-v (2 of 3)

A/V


Also a.v. ad valorem.

Definition for a-v (3 of 3)

A.V.


Artillery Volunteers.
Authorized Version (of the Bible).
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Examples from the Web for a-v

  • And me off in the China Sea amongst the Boxers, a-v'yaging hither and thither to pick up a cargo o' boxes to box compasses with!

    The Old Tobacco Shop|William Bowen

British Dictionary definitions for a-v (1 of 2)

a-v

A-V or AV


abbreviation for

audiovisual

British Dictionary definitions for a-v (2 of 2)

a.v.

A/V


abbreviation for

ad valorem
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Word Origin and History for a-v

A.V.


abbreviation of Authorized Version (of the English Bible, 1611) attested from 1868.

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Medicine definitions for a-v

A-V


abbr.

arteriovenous
atrioventricular
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