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PP

abbr.
1. Sports power play
2. prepositional phrase

pp

abbr.
pianissimo

pp

abbreviation for
1. (Grammar) past participle
2. (in formal correspondence) per pro
3. privately printed
symbol for
(Music, other) music pianissimo: an instruction to play very quietly
[(sense 2) Latin per procurationem: by delegation to]
Usage: In formal correspondence, when Brenda Smith is signing on behalf of Peter Jones, she should write Peter Jones pp (or per pro) Brenda Smith, not the other way about

pp

or

PP

abbreviation for
1. parcel post
2. prepaid
3. post-paid
4. (Medicine) (in prescriptions) post prandium
[Latin: after a meal]

PP

abbreviation for
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) Parish Priest
2. past President

PP

prepositional phrase.

pp

pianissimo.

pp.

1. pages.
2. past participle.
3. privately printed.

P.P.

1. parcel post.
2. parish priest.
3. postpaid.
4. prepaid.

p.p.

1. parcel post.
2. past participle.
3. per person.
4. postpaid.
Translations
ll
strani

pp

ABBR
1. =per procurationem (= by proxy) → p.p.
2. =parcel post
3. =post paid
4. =prepaid

pp

abbr (=per procurationem: by proxy) → p.p.

pp

abbr of pagesS.
abbr of per procurationem (= on behalf of)pp., ppa.

pp

[ˈpiːˈpiː] abbr =per procurationem: by proxyp.p.
pp J Smith → per il Signor J. Smith