AAA

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Translingual[edit]

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Symbol[edit]

AAA

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

English[edit]

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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.

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. Abortion Assistance Association
  2. Access All Areas, Sony music project
  3. Access Approval Authority
  4. Accumulated Adjustments Account, in US Federal Income Tax
  5. Acquisition Approval Authority
  6. Action Awareness Alert
  7. (dated) Actors and Artistes of America now, the AAAA.
  8. Adaptive array antenna
  9. Administration, authorization, and authentication, in software security
  10. Advanced acoustic array
  11. AEGIS acquisition agent
  12. Aerospace engineering, applied mechanics, and aviation
  13. Agricultural Aviation Association
  14. Agricultural Adjustment Association
  15. Air avenue of approach
  16. Airborne array aperture
  17. Airborne assault area
  18. Aircraft alert area
  19. Airport airspace analysis
  20. Alaska
  21. All American Aviation
  22. Allegheny Airlines
  23. (Britain, art, historical) Allied Artists' Association
  24. Allied Artists of America
  25. Allocations, assessments, and analysis
  26. Alternate assembly area
  27. (Britain) Amateur Athletic Association
  28. American Abstract Artists
  29. (dated) American Academy of Allergy, now see AAAAI
  30. American Academy of Actuaries
  31. American Academy of Advertising
  32. American Accordionists Association
  33. American Accounting Association
  34. American Airship Association
  35. American Ambulance Association
  36. American Antarctic Association
  37. American Arbitration Association
  38. American Association of Anatomists
  39. American Astronomers Association
  40. American Australian Association
  41. (US) American Automobile Association
  42. Angle angle angle, a geometric proof
  43. ANSI Artists of America
  44. Antique Airplane Association
  45. Appraisers Association of America
  46. Archives of American Art
  47. Area-Agency on Aging
  48. Argentine Anticommunist Alliance
  49. Armenian Assembly of America
  50. Army Athletic Association
  51. (dated, US) Army Audit Agency, the USAAA, United States Army Audit Agency.
  52. Arrival and assembly area
  53. Assign alternate area
  54. Associated Agents of America
  55. Association of Accounting Administrators
  56. Association of Average Adjusters
  57. Astronaut-actuated abort
  58. Attitude, awareness and accountability, a ski safety program
  59. (dated) Australian Association of Accountants
  60. Australian Automobile Association
  61. Authentication, authorization and accounting
  62. Authorization accounting activity; authorized accounting activity
  63. Automated airlift analysis
  64. Autoridad de Acueductos y Alcantarillados (Aqueduct and Sewer Authority, Puerto Rico)
  65. 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.
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