Translingual edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Abbreviation of Latin artēria (artery).

Noun edit

a. (plural aa.)

  1. (medicine) artery

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Noun edit

a.

  1. Abbreviation of abbreviation.
  2. Abbreviation of acceleration (in feet per second).
  3. Abbreviation of accommodation.[1]
  4. Abbreviation of account.
  5. Abbreviation of acre; acres; acreage.
  6. Abbreviation of acronym.
  7. Abbreviation of act; acting.
  8. Abbreviation of activity.
  9. Abbreviation of adjective.
  10. Abbreviation of adjutant.
  11. Abbreviation of adult.
  12. Abbreviation of afternoon.
  13. Abbreviation of age.
  14. Abbreviation of altitude; altitude intercept.
  15. Abbreviation of alto.
  16. Abbreviation of amateur.
  17. Abbreviation of ampere.
  18. Abbreviation of annealing.
  19. Abbreviation of anode.[1]
  20. Abbreviation of answer.
  21. Abbreviation of anthracite.
  22. Abbreviation of apprentice.
  23. Abbreviation of arc.
  24. Abbreviation of are, ares.
  25. Abbreviation of area.[1]
  26. Abbreviation of argent.
  27. Abbreviation of assist; assists.
  28. Abbreviation of atmosphere.
  29. Abbreviation of attendance.
  30. Abbreviation of audit; auditor.
  31. Abbreviation of aunt.
  32. Abbreviation of aviation; aviator.
  33. Abbreviation of axis.

Derived terms edit

Adjective edit

a.

  1. Abbreviation of absent.
  2. Abbreviation of absolute.
  3. Abbreviation of abundant.
  4. Abbreviation of accepted.
  5. Abbreviation of accidental.
  6. Abbreviation of acting.
  7. Abbreviation of active.
    1. (linguistics, by extension) Abbreviation of transitive.
  8. Abbreviation of aerial.
  9. Abbreviation of alto.
  10. Abbreviation of amateur.
  11. Abbreviation of annus (a year).
  12. Abbreviation of anonymous.
  13. Abbreviation of ante (before).
  14. Abbreviation of anterior.
  15. Abbreviation of aqua.[1]
  16. Abbreviation of argent.
  17. Abbreviation of artery;[1] arterial blood.
  18. Abbreviation of automatic.
  19. Abbreviation of available.

Adverb edit

a.

  1. Abbreviation of anno (in the year).
  2. Abbreviation of annually.

Preposition edit

a.

  1. Abbreviation of about.
  2. Abbreviation of at.
  3. Abbreviation of ante (before).

Conjunction edit

a.

  1. Abbreviation of also.

References edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Thomas, Clayton L. (1993)

Further reading edit

  • Thomas, Clayton L., editor (1940) Taber's Encyclopedic Medical Dictionary, 5th edition, Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company, published 1993, →ISBN, page 1

German edit

Adjective edit

a. (indeclinable)

  1. (Switzerland) Abbreviation of alt.
    a. Bundesratalter Bundesrat

Derived terms edit

Adverb edit

a.

  1. Abbreviation of anno.
  2. Abbreviation of auch.

Contraction edit

a.

  1. Abbreviation of am.
    Frankfurt a. MainFrankfurt am Main

Preposition edit

a.

  1. Abbreviation of an.

Latin edit

Pronunciation edit

Preposition edit

a. (+ accusative)

  1. Abbreviation of ante.

Noun edit

a. m (indeclinable)

  1. Abbreviation of annus.

Derived terms edit

Polish edit

Pronunciation edit

Conjunction edit

a.

  1. Abbreviation of albo.

Further reading edit

  • a. in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • a. in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Welsh edit

Noun edit

a. m

  1. (grammar) Abbreviation of ansoddair (adjective).