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A.V.

  1. Artillery Volunteers.
  2. audiovisual.
  3. Authorized Version (of the Bible).
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British Dictionary definitions for a.v.

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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