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A·po

 (ä′pō)
The highest mountain, 2,954 m (9,692 ft), of the Philippines, an active volcano on southeast Mindanao.

APO

abbr.
Army Post Office

a·po

 (ā′pō)
n. pl. a·pos Informal
Apolipoprotein.

Apo

(ˈɑːpəʊ)
n
(Placename) the highest mountain in the Philippines, on SE Mindanao: active volcano with three peaks. Height: 2954 m (9690 ft)

A•po

(ˈɑ pɔ)

n.
an active volcano in the S Philippines, on S Mindanao: highest peak in the Philippines. 9690 ft. (2954 m).

apo-

a prefix occurring orig. in loanwords from Greek, with the sense “away, off, apart” (apogee; apocope); in English and New Latin, marking things that are detached, separate, or derivative (apoenzyme).
Compare ap-2.
[< Greek, prefixal use of apó; akin to off]

APO

or A.P.O.,

Army & Air Force Post Office.
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Dalumpines said the APO has been up to date in the printing of passports.
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He stressed that National Productivity Organizations (NPOs)are playing a pivotal role in the national development of APO member countries e.
A property owner in the layout and a school proprietor, Mrs Mary Sadoluwe, who spoke on behalf of the residents and land owners, told newsmen during the peaceful protest that she operates a school in the layout until her school was demolished along with other buildings in the XK Apo Layout, Apo District of Abuja.
The grand relaunch line-up of activities included a street parade and motorcade, a press conference with the national and local media, a grand tour of the revitalized Apo View Hotel, a fashion show, capped off by a rave party music festival that extended well into the night.
Apo, the workshop was very timely," observed Julius Paner, a senior tourism officer with the host government.
We have long been partners in Davao's economy through Davao Light and our other businesses; and through our investment in APO Agua, we will ensure that Davao City has the necessary bulk water infrastructure for it to continue with its impressive economic growth story," said AEV President Erramon Aboitiz.
27 May 2014 - US-based Sun Diagnostics LLC said Tuesday it had developed monoclonal antibodies for apo(a) and apo B, which can be used in lipid and lipoprotein research.
Hypobetalipoproteinemia (HBL) is defined by plasma concentrations of TC, LDL-C, or apo B that are lower than the fifth percentile (1).