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Noun edit

IPC (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry, physics) Initialism of Integrated Physics and Chemistry.
  2. (computing) Initialism of interprocess communication.

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  1. (India, criminal law) Initialism of Indian Penal Code, the official criminal code of India.
  2. (sports) Initialism of International Paralympic Committee.
    Coordinate terms: IOC, NPC
  3. (publishing) Initialism of International Publishing Company. (Now IPC Media.)

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Etymology edit

Borrowed from English IPC (International Paralympic Committee).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /i.pe.se/
  • (file)

Adjective edit

IPC (invariable)

  1. (sports, dated) Indicating a sport adapted for the disabled, typically prefixing the term.

Usage notes edit

  • This usage has been superseded by the use of the prefix para- in its place.

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IPC m (plural IPC)

  1. Initialism of índice de precios al consumo (consumer price index, CPI).

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