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PCP

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[ pee-see-pee ]
/ ˈpiˈsiˈpi /
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noun Slang.
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Origin of PCP

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Perhaps p(hen)c(yclidine) + (peace) p(ill), an earlier designation

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Other definitions for PCP (2 of 2)

PCP2

abbreviation
primary-care physician.
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British Dictionary definitions for PCP

PCP

abbreviation for
Also called: informal angel dust p henyl c yclohexyl p iperidine (phencyclidine); a depressant drug used illegally as a hallucinogen
Pneumocystis carinii pneumoniaSee pneumocystis
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Medical definitions for PCP

PCP

abbr.
phencyclidine
primary care physician
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