YOP


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YOP

(jɒp)
(formerly, in Britain) n acronym for
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy)
a. Youth Opportunities Programme
b. (as modifier): a YOP scheme.
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) informal Also called: yopper a young person employed through this government programme
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