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P n.  the 16th letter of the Roman alphabet ;
P n.  a multivalent nonmetallic element of the nitrogen family that occurs commonly in inorganic phosphate rocks and as organic phosphates in all living cells ; is highly reactive and occurs in several allotropic forms ;
p-n junction n.  the junction between a p-type semiconductor and an n-type semiconductor ;
p-n-p transistor n.  a junction transistor having an n-type semiconductor between a p-type semiconductor that serves as an emitter and a p-type semiconductor that serves as a collector ;
p-type semiconductor n.  a semiconductor in which electrical conduction is due chiefly to the movement of positive holes ;
P. G. Wodehouse n.  English writer known for his humorous novels and stories (1881-1975) ;
P. P. von Mauser n.  German arms manufacturer and inventor of a repeating rifle and pistol (1838-1914) ;
P. T. Barnum n.  United States showman who popularized the circus (1810-1891) ;
p.a. adv.  by the year ; every year (usually with reference to a sum of money paid or received) ;
P.A. n.  an electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areas ;
P.A. system n.  an electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areas ;
P.E. n.  the mechanical energy that a body has by virtue of its position ; stored energy ;
p.m. adj.  after noon ;
P.M. adv.  between noon and midnight ;
P.O. n.  a noncommissioned officer in the Navy or Coast Guard with a rank comparable to sergeant in the Army ;
 
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