AP

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English[edit]

Initialism[edit]

AP

  1. (accounting) accounts payable
  2. (aviation) Atlantic Pacific - (Global Indicator used for air fare calculations)
  3. (banking) automatic payment
  4. (US, education) Advanced Placement
  5. (US) American plan (hotel rate type)
  6. alternately placed

Abbreviation[edit]

AP

  1. (grammar, sentence parsing) adjective phrase; adverbial phrase (Note: to disambiguate, one can use the abbreviations AdjP and AdvP instead.)
  2. (food) Abbreviation of all-purpose flour.

Translations[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

AP

  1. (journalism) Initialism of Associated Press.
  2. (US, military) USPS military code of Armed ForcesPacific.
    • 2010 October 29, Bill Shrum, “Shipping to soldiers for the holidays”, in Stuttgart (Arkansas) Daily Leader:
      • APO/FPO AE ZIPs 094-098 — Space Available Mail, Nov. 26; Parcel Airlift Mail, Dec. 3; Priority Mail, Dec. 10; First Class Mail Letters and Cards, Dec.10 and Express Mail Military Service, Dec. 18.
      • APO/FPO AA ZIP 340 — Space Available Mail, Nov. 26; Parcel Airlift Mail, Dec. 3; Priority Mail, Dec. 10; First Class Mail Letters and Cards, Dec. 10 and Express Mail Military Service, Dec. 18.
      • APO/FPO AP ZIPs 962-966 — Space Available Mail, Nov. 26; Parcel Airlift Mail, Dec. 3; Priority Mail, Dec. 10; First Class Mail Letters and Cards, Dec. 10 and Express Mail Military Service, Dec. 18.
  3. A placename:
    1. Abbreviation of Andhra Pradesh.
    2. Abbreviation of Amapá. (a state of Brazil)
    3. (geography) Abbreviation of Arabian Plate.

Coordinate terms[edit]

(Associated Press):

  • Reuters
  • UPI (United Press International)
  • CP (Canadian Press)
  • PC (Presse Canadienne)
  • AFP (Agence France Presse)
  • AGI (Agenzia Giornalistica Italia)

Noun[edit]

AP (plural APs)

  1. (computing) Acronym of access point.
  2. (military, US, Navy) Abbreviation of Auxiliary Provisions. (a naval transport)
  3. (organic chemistry) Initialism of acetylpyrroline.

Adjective[edit]

AP (not comparable)

  1. Initialism of all-purpose.
  2. (military) Initialism of anti-personnel.
  3. (military) Initialism of armor-piercing.

Coordinate terms[edit]

(military):

  • HE (high-explosive)
  • AT (anti-tank)

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An abbreviation of various place names

Proper noun[edit]

AP

  1. Apples CH (Swiss commune)
  2. Apará (Andorran commune)
  3. Árouesa (Andorran commune)
  4. Apalesarsoiär (Andorran commune)
  5. Awyer

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

AP m

  1. Abbreviation of Amapá (Brazilian state)

Turkish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

AP

  1. (media) Initialism of Associated Press.
  2. (politics, dated) Initialism of Adalet Partisi (Justice Party).