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PPP

abbr.
Computers point to point protocol
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PPP

abbreviation for
1. (Economics) purchasing power parity: a rate of exchange between two currencies that gives them equal purchasing powers in their own economies
2. (Commerce) private-public partnership: an agreement in which a private company commits skills or capital to a public-sector project for a financial return
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ppp

pianississimo; double pianissimo.
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Noun1.PPP - surgical resection of unnecessary palatal and oropharyngeal tissue to open the airway; intended to cure extreme cases of snoring (with or without sleep apnea)
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
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Homozygous or compound heterozygous IL36RN gene mutations underlie the pathogenesis of psoriasis-related pustular eruptions including GPP, palmoplantar pustular psoriasis, acrodermatitis continua of Hallopeau, and AGEP (17, 20).
Papaconstantis, "Onset of palmoplantar pustular psoriasis while on adalimumab for psoriatic arthritis: a "class effect" of TNF-a antagonists or simply an anti-psoriatic treatment adverse reaction?" Journal of Dermatological Treatment, vol.
Other patterns in childhood psoriasis include erythrodermic (1.4%), pustular disease including palmoplantar pustular psoriasis (1.1%), and mucosal glossitis (1.1%).10 Although, in children, the generalized pustular psoriasis is uncommon but may present as a severe and potentially life-threatening disorder.