SP


Shore Patrol.
Submarine Patrol.

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DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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decorum

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Definition for sp (4 of 5)

s.p.

without issue; childless.

Origin of s.p.

From the Latin word sine prōle

Definition for sp (5 of 5)

S.P.

Shore Patrol.
Socialist party.
Submarine Patrol.
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British Dictionary definitions for sp (1 of 4)

sp

abbreviation for

without issue

Word Origin for sp

from Latin sine prole

British Dictionary definitions for sp (2 of 4)

SP

abbreviation for

standard play: the standard recording speed on a VCR
starting price

noun

British slang latest information

British Dictionary definitions for sp (3 of 4)

sp.

abbreviation for

special
plural spp species
specific

British Dictionary definitions for sp (4 of 4)

Sp.

abbreviation for

Spain
Spaniard
Spanish
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