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1. self-propelled
2. shore patrol
3. single pole
4. specialist
5. submarine patrol


abbreviation for
(Law) without issue
[from Latin sine prole]


abbreviation for
1. (Electronics) standard play: the standard recording speed on a VCR
2. (Commerce) starting price
slang Brit latest information


1. Shore Patrol.
2. Socialist Party.


or Sp.,

1. Spain.
2. Spanish.


1. special.
2. species.
3. specific.
4. specimen.
5. spelled.
6. spelling.
7. spirit.


without issue; childless.
[< Latin sine prōle]


N ABBR (Brit) =starting price
1. (Racing) → precio m de salida
2. (= information) what's the SP on him?¿qué sabemos acerca de él?
to give sb the SP on sb/sthdar a algn los datos de algn/algo


abbr of starting price
(Horse Racing) → Starterquote f
(inf: = information) what’s the SP on him?was erzählt man sich so über ihn?; to give somebody the SP on somebody/somethingjdm Infos über jdn/etw geben (inf)
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Though Acharya did not name those in the State government who had asked him to quit as SPP, only the Chief Minister has the authority to do so, as the Advocate-General is appointed by the Governor on the recommendation of the Chief Minister.
FERC has agreed with MISO that it can use SPP lines in order to incorporate Entergy.
In summary, on January 4, 2011, TSA provided us with an update on the status of its efforts to address seven limitations related to cost we cited in our report, as well as a revised comparison of costs for screeners at SPP and non-SPP airports.
Since 2005, the SPP working groups have made annual recommendations to the North American leaders on how to accomplish the goals of the SPP.
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