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A-V

  1. atrioventricular.
  2. audiovisual.
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A/V

  1. Also a.v. ad valorem.
  2. audiovisual.
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A.V.

  1. Artillery Volunteers.
  2. audiovisual.
  3. Authorized Version (of the Bible).
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Historical Examples

  • 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

a-v

A-V or AV

abbreviation for
  1. audiovisual
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a.v.

A/V

abbreviation for
  1. 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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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

a-v in Medicine

A-V

abbr.
  1. arteriovenous
  2. atrioventricular
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