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


Army Post Office


n. pl. a·pos Informal


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


(ˈɑ pɔ)

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


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]


or A.P.O.,

Army & Air Force Post Office.
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