1

p

play
noun, often capitalized, often attributive \ˈpē\

Definition of p

plural

p's

or

ps

play \ˈpēz\
  1. 1a :  the 16th letter of the English alphabetb :  a graphic representation of this letterc :  a speech counterpart of orthographic p

  2. 2 :  a graphic device for reproducing the letter p

  3. 3 :  one designated p especially as the 16th in order or class

  4. 4 [abbreviation for pass] a :  a grade rating a student's work as passingb :  one graded or rated with a P

  5. 5 :  something shaped like the letter P

Examples of p in a Sentence

  1. a word that starts with a p

  2. a word that starts with p

First Known Use of p

before 12th century

Other Alphabet Terms


2

p

abbreviation

Definition of p

  1. 1 page; pages

  2. 2 parental generation

  3. 3 part

  4. 4 participle

  5. 5 past

  6. 6 pater

  7. 7 pawn

  8. 8 pence; penny

  9. 9 per

  10. 10 peseta

  11. 11 peso

  12. 12 petite

  13. 13 piano

  14. 14 pico-

  15. 15 pint

  16. 16 pipe

  17. 17 pitch

  18. 18 pole

  19. 19 port

  20. 20 power

  21. 21 pro

  22. 22 progressive

  23. 23 proton

  24. 24 purl


1

P

abbreviation

Definition of P

  1. 1 pressure

  2. 2 [French poids] weight


2

P

symbol

Definition of P

  1. phosphorus


p-

abbreviation

Definition of p-

  1. para-



P Defined for English Language Learners

noun

Definition of p for English Language Learners

  • : the 16th letter of the English alphabet


P Defined for Kids

noun , often cap \ˈpē\

Definition of p for Students

plural

p's

or

ps

\ˈpēz\
  1. :  the sixteenth letter of the English alphabet


Medical Dictionary

P

abbreviation

Medical Definition of P

  1. 1parental

  2. 2part

  3. 3percentile

  4. 4pharmacopoeia

  5. 5pint

  6. 6pole

  7. 7population

  8. 8position

  9. 9positive

  10. 10posterior

  11. 11pressure

  12. 12pulse

  13. 13pupil


P

symbol

Medical Definition of P

  1. phosphorus


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