AC

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

AC (plural ACs)

  1. (aviation) Initialism of absolute ceiling.
  2. Initialism of access control.
  3. Initialism of account current.
  4. (anatomy) Initialism of anterior chamber.
  5. (music) Initialism of adult contemporary, (a radio format)
  6. (biochemistry) Initialism of adenylyl cyclase.
  7. (medicine) Initialism of adjuvant chemotherapy.
    • 2018, Gollins S, et al., “A prospective phase II study of pre-operative chemotherapy then short-course radiotherapy for high risk rectal cancer: COPERNICUS”, in British Journal of Cancer[1]:
      Current UK practice, supported by NICE guidance is to complete local pelvic treatment with surgery±pre-operative radiotherapy, before considering systemic adjuvant chemotherapy (AC)
  8. Initialism of air conditioning.
  9. Initialism of air corps.
  10. Initialism of aircraftman.
  11. (electricity) Initialism of alternating current, (often used to indicate an alternating potential rather than a current, as in 110 V AC.)
  12. Initialism of appellation contrôlée.
  13. Initialism of area code.
  14. Initialism of army corps.
  15. Initialism of athletic club.
  16. (Internet, slang) Initialism of audible chuckle. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  17. Initialism of author's correction.
  18. Initialism of automobile club.
  19. (US, military) Initialism of Auxiliary Collier, (a naval coal transport that travels with the fleet to provide coal for coal powered warships)
  20. (set theory) Initialism of axiom of choice.
  21. (Australia) Companion of the Order of Australia.
  22. Initialism of aviation cadet.
  23. (chemistry) Initialism of ammonium chloride.

Antonyms[edit]

  • (alternating current): DC

Hyponyms[edit]

  • (access control): RBAC

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Adjective[edit]

AC (not comparable)

  1. (anatomy, medicine) Initialism of acromioclavicular.
    AC jointAC separation
  2. Initialism of air conditioned.
  3. (religion) Initialism of antichristian.

Adverb[edit]

AC (not comparable)

  1. Initialism of anno Christi, (in the year of Christ.)
  2. Initialism of ante Christum, (before Christ.)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (anno Christi): AD (anno Domini)
  • (ante Christum): BC (before Christ)

Antonyms[edit]

  • (ante Christum): AD (anno Domini)

Phrase[edit]

AC

  1. Initialism of all clear, (as in button on electronic calculator)
  2. (medicine) Initialism of ante cibum, (before meals.)
  3. (law) as charged, as in: guilty as charged, usually a/c

Proper noun[edit]

AC

  1. Aceh, an autonomous province of Indonesia.
  2. (geography) Acre, a state of Brazil.
  3. Initialism of America's Cup, (competition yacht sailing match racing regatta)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

A.C.

  1. anno Christi
  2. associazione calcio (football club)
    AC Milan

Adjective[edit]

a.C.

  1. avanti Cristo

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

AC(アーケード) (ākēdo

  1. (only in compounds) Abbreviation of アーケード (arcade, establishment with coin-operated games).
    AC(アーケード)( おと)ゲー
    ākēdo otogē
    arcade rhythm game

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Phrase[edit]

AC

  1. ante Christum
  2. anno Christi

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

AC

  1. Acre (Brazilian state)

Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

AC m (plural ACau)

  1. (politics) Initialism of Aelod Cynulliad.