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APC

abbr.
armored personnel carrier

APC

n
1. (Pharmacology) acetylsalicylic acid, phenacetin, and caffeine; the mixture formerly used in headache and cold tablets
2. old-fashioned slang Austral a quick wash
[for sense 2: abbreviation for armpits and crotch]

APC

1. aspirin, phenacetin, and caffeine: a compound formerly used in headache and cold remedies.
2. armored personnel carrier.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.APC - (military) an armored vehicle (usually equipped with caterpillar treads) that is used to transport infantryAPC - (military) an armored vehicle (usually equipped with caterpillar treads) that is used to transport infantry
armored vehicle, armoured vehicle - a vehicle that is protected by armor plate
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
2.APC - a drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (aspirin and phenacetin and caffeine)APC - a drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (aspirin and phenacetin and caffeine)
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Translations

APC

[ˌeɪpiːˈsiː] n abbr (=armoured personnel carrier) → VBTT m, véhicule m blindé de transport de troupes
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WPW is best known for its association with supraventricular tachycardias which are usually initiated by an atrial premature complex, but can be initiated by ventricular premature complexes.
Of 28 dogs, 21 (75%) showed electrocardiographic changes (Table 1) such as sinus tachycardia, sinus arrhythmia, atrial fibrillation, 2nd degree Mobitz type B heart block, right bundle branch block, atrial premature complex, ST depression, ST elevation and complex changes as sinus arrest with LVC, sinus arrest with VPC, sinus arrest with ST elevation and LVC, VPC, broad QRS with tachycardia (Fig.
In addition, the rhythm disturbances as atrial premature complex and atrial fibrillation may be developed secondary to atrial mechanic, autonomic dysfunction and deformation.

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