ag

[ ag ]
/ æg /

adjective, noun Informal.

agriculture: ag courses; to major in ag.

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Origin of ag

by shortening

Definition for ags (2 of 2)

A.G.S.

Associate in General Studies.
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British Dictionary definitions for ags (1 of 4)

ag1
/ (æx) /

interjection Southern African

an expression of surprise, annoyance, pleasure, etc

sentence connector

an expression used to preface a remark, gain time, etc

British Dictionary definitions for ags (2 of 4)

ag2

the internet domain name for

Antigua and Barbuda

British Dictionary definitions for ags (3 of 4)

Ag

the chemical symbol for

silver

Word Origin for Ag

from Latin argentum

British Dictionary definitions for ags (4 of 4)

AG

abbreviation for

Adjutant General
Attorney General
Aktiengesellschaft

Word Origin for AG

(for sense 3) German: joint-stock company
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Medical definitions for ags

Ag

The symbol for the elementsilver
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Scientific definitions for ags

Ag

The symbol for silver.
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