Definition for ps (2 of 9)

PS


phrase structure.
power steering.

Definition for ps (3 of 9)

P, p

[ pee ]
/ pi /

noun, plural P's or Ps, p's or ps.

the sixteenth letter of the English alphabet, a consonant.
any spoken sound represented by the letter P or p, as in pet, supper, top, etc.
something having the shape of a P.
a written or printed representation of the letter P or p.
a device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter P or p.

Definition for ps (4 of 9)

psec

or ps


picosecond; picoseconds.

Definition for ps (5 of 9)

P&S


purchase and sales (of stocks in a brokerage house).

Definition for ps (6 of 9)

ps.


pieces.

Definition for ps (7 of 9)

Ps.

or Psa


Psalm; Psalms.

Definition for ps (8 of 9)

Definition for ps (9 of 9)

P.S.


passenger steamer.
permanent secretary.
Privy Seal.
Theater. prompt side.
Public School.
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British Dictionary definitions for ps (1 of 3)

ps


the internet domain name for

Palestinian Territories

British Dictionary definitions for ps (2 of 3)

PS


abbreviation for

Passenger Steamer
phrase structure
Police Sergeant
Also: ps postscript
private secretary
prompt side

British Dictionary definitions for ps (3 of 3)

Ps.

Psa.

/ Bible /

abbreviation for

Psalm
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Word Origin and History for ps

P.S.


1610s, abbreviation of Latin post scriptum (see postscript).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Science definitions for ps

P


The symbol for parity.
The symbol for phosphorus.
The symbol for power.
The symbol for pressure.
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