There are 3 definitions of P in English:

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Pronunciation: /piː
 
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(also p)

noun (plural Ps or P's)

  • 1The sixteenth letter of the alphabet.
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    • Let’s have an ‘S’ for Speedy, and a ‘P’ for Polly, intertwined on the top of the cake, in red frosting.
    • I have a P for Patricia and J for my name Joy.. so technically it's PJ!
    • One key to knowing which marketing programs to choose involves thoroughly understanding how to leverage the 4 Ps of marketing - price, product, promotion, and place - to reach and appeal to your target audience(s).
  • 1.1Denoting the next after O (or N if O is omitted) in a set of items, categories, etc..
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    • Let P be the set of all finite subsets of N.
    • Now for each r, let p be the next larger even integer.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody

There are 3 definitions of P in English:

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Pronunciation: /piː
 
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  • 1(In tables of sports results) games played.
  • 1.1(On an automatic gear shift) park.
  • 1.2(On road signs and street plans) parking.
  • 1.3 [in combination] (In units of measurement) peta- (1015): 27 PBq of radioactive material
  • 1.4 Physics Poise (unit of viscosity).
  • 1.5Portugal (international vehicle registration).
  • 1.6Proprietary.

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  • The chemical element phosphorus.

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  • 1Page: see p 784
  • 1.1 (p-) [in combination] Chemistry Para-: p-xylene
  • 1.2British Penny or pence: a 5p coin
  • 1.3 Music Piano (softly).
  • 1.4 [in combination] (In units of measurement) pico- (10−12): a 220 pf capacitor
  • 1.5 Chemistry Denoting electrons and orbitals possessing one unit of angular momentum: p-electrons
    [from principal, originally applied to lines in atomic spectra]

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  • 1 Physics Pressure: pV = nRT
  • 1.1 Statistics Probability: this difference was significant (p = 0.0008)

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