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p-

prefix
1. short for para-16
2. (Chemistry) short for para-16

P, p

(pi)

n., pl. Ps P's, ps p's.
1. the 16th letter of the English alphabet, a consonant.
2. any spoken sound represented by this letter.
3. something shaped like a P.
4. a written or printed representation of the letter P or p.

P

1. Genetics. parental.
2. (as a rating of student performance) passing.
3. Electronics. plate.
4. Protestant.

P


Symbol.
1. the 16th in order or in a series.
2. phosphorus.
3. Physics.
a. power.
b. pressure.
c. proton.
4. proline.

p

1. penny; pence.
2. Music. softly.
[< Italian piano]

p-


Chem.

P.

1. pastor.
2. father.
[<Latin Pater]
3. peseta.
4. peso.
5. post.
6. president.
7. priest.
8. prince.
9. progressive.

p.

1. page.
2. part.
3. participle.
4. past.
5. father.
[< Latin pater]
6. penny; pence.
7. per.
8. Gram. person.
9. peseta.
10. peso.
11. pint.
12. pipe.
13. Baseball. pitcher.
14. pole.
15. population.
16. after.
[< Latin post]