Last modified on 17 June 2013, at 21:55
See also: pg, Pg, pg., and .pg

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PG

  1. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Papua New Guinea.

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PG (not comparable)

  1. Suitable for viewing, reading, or listening, by minors.
    • 2012 June 26, Genevieve Koski, “Music: Reviews: Justin Bieber: Believe”, The Onion AV Club:
      More significantly, rigid deference to Bieber’s still-young core fan base keeps things resolutely PG, with any acknowledgement of sex either couched in vague “touch your body” workarounds or downgraded to desirous hand-holding and eye-gazing.

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PG (plural PGs)

  1. (UK, US) Parental Guidance (used to rate motion pictures that may be viewed by minors at their parents' discretion)
  2. (chiefly UK) Paying guest.
  3. (basketball) Point guard.
  4. (slang) Paregoric.
    • 1948, William S. Burroughs, letter, 30 Nov 1948:
      Taking along a pint of P.G. and a large supply of goof balls to taper off.

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PG

  1. procuratore generale
  2. procura generale
  3. (dated) Perugia (on car number plates)