AAA

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Translingual[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Symbol[edit]

AAA

  1. A standard size of dry cell battery smaller than AA.

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]

Usually pronounced as either triple A or three A.

Noun[edit]

AAA (plural AAAs)

  1. (medicine) Initialism of abdominal aortic aneurysm.
  2. (organic chemistry) Initialism of aromatic amino acid.
  3. (military) Initialism of anti-aircraft artillery.
  4. (psychology) Initialism of animal-assisted activity.

Proper noun[edit]

AAA

  1. (US, historical, law) Initialism of Agricultural Adjustment Act.
  2. (US, historical, law) Initialism of Agricultural Adjustment Administration.
    • 2001, James S. Olson, “Agricultural Adjustment Administration”, in Historical Dictionary of the Great Depression, 1929–1940, Greenwood Press, →ISBN, page 5:
      Black's ideas were first implemented when Congress passed the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1933,* which became the heart and soul of New Deal* agricultural policy. The legislation created the Agricultural Adjustment Administration (AAA) to implement Black's ideas. [] Under the Agricultural Adjustment Act, the AAA would negotiate “marketing agreements” in which individual farmers agreed to reduce production.
  3. (US) Initialism of American Anthropological Association.
    • 2003, Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, “Introduction”, in Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban, editor, Ethics and the Profession of Anthropology: Dialogue for Ethically Conscious Practice, 2nd edition, AltaMira Press, →ISBN, page xii:
      Through its major professional organization, the American Anthropological Association (AAA), the discipline hoped to find a solution to its crisis through reorganization. Completed in 1984, nine affiliated societies signed a merger agreement with the AAA.
  4. Initialism of Abortion Assistance Association.}

Symbol[edit]

AAA

  1. (sports, Canada, US) The highest level of minor league baseball, often used by extension in other sports to indicate the highest level of minor league play in that sport as well.
  2. A very narrow shoe size.
  3. (finance) The highest credit rating given by debt analysis agencies such as Standard & Poor's, Moody's, and A.M. Best.
  4. (video games) A quality video game expected to sell well, typically with a higher budget than budget software.[1]

Initialism[edit]

AAA

  1. Access All Areas, Sony music project
  2. Access Approval Authority
  3. Accumulated Adjustments Account, in US Federal Income Tax
  4. Acquisition Approval Authority
  5. Action Awareness Alert
  6. (dated) Actors and Artistes of America now, the AAAA.
  7. Adaptive array antenna
  8. Administration, authorization, and authentication, in software security
  9. Advanced acoustic array
  10. AEGIS acquisition agent
  11. Aerospace engineering, applied mechanics, and aviation
  12. Agricultural Aviation Association
  13. Agricultural Adjustment Association
  14. Air avenue of approach
  15. Airborne array aperture
  16. Airborne assault area
  17. Aircraft alert area
  18. Airport airspace analysis
  19. Alaska
  20. All American Aviation
  21. Allegheny Airlines
  22. (Britain, arts, historical) Allied Artists' Association
  23. Allied Artists of America
  24. Allocations, assessments, and analysis
  25. Alternate assembly area
  26. (Britain) Amateur Athletic Association
  27. American Abstract Artists
  28. (dated) American Academy of Allergy, now see AAAAI
  29. American Academy of Actuaries
  30. American Academy of Advertising
  31. American Accordionists Association
  32. American Accounting Association
  33. American Airship Association
  34. American Ambulance Association
  35. American Antarctic Association
  36. American Arbitration Association
  37. American Association of Anatomists
  38. American Astronomers Association
  39. American Australian Association
  40. (US) American Automobile Association
  41. Angle angle angle, a geometric proof
  42. ANSI Artists of America
  43. Antique Airplane Association
  44. Appraisers Association of America
  45. Archives of American Art
  46. Area-Agency on Aging
  47. Argentine Anticommunist Alliance
  48. Armenian Assembly of America
  49. Army Athletic Association
  50. (dated, US) Army Audit Agency, the USAAA, United States Army Audit Agency.
  51. Arrival and assembly area
  52. Assign alternate area
  53. Associated Agents of America
  54. Association of Accounting Administrators
  55. Association of Average Adjusters
  56. Astronaut-actuated abort
  57. Attitude, awareness and accountability, a ski safety program
  58. (dated) Australian Association of Accountants
  59. Australian Automobile Association
  60. Authentication, authorization and accounting
  61. Authorization accounting activity; authorized accounting activity
  62. Automated airlift analysis
  63. Autoridad de Acueductos y Alcantarillados (Aqueduct and Sewer Authority, Puerto Rico)
  64. Awaiting aircraft availability

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kyle Orland, Scott Steinberg, and David Thomas, The Videogame Style Guide And Reference Manual ed. Scott Jones and Shana Hertz (Power Play, 2007) 12.
English Wikipedia has articles on:
Wikipedia