from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. alpha-fetoprotein
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- Initialism of Agence France-Presse.
- Initialism of Association of Fundraising Professionals.
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- n. an abnormally large amount of this fetoprotein in the fetus can signal an abnormality of the neural tube (as spina bifida or anencephaly)
Sorry, no etymologies found.
AFP is a protein released by hepatoblastoma tumors and can be a highly sensitive way to detect these cancers.
Differential increases in AFP, HCG, and uE3 in twin pregnancies: Impact upon attempts to quantify Down syndrome screening calculations.
AFP is released by hepatoblastoma tumors and can be a highly sensitive way to detect these cancers.
AFP is one of several groups established by the Koch brothers.
As Lee Fang put it, “AFP is a professional AstroTurf machine”:
Bar'wani, a candidate from the opposing Civic United Front (CUF) party, beat out a ruling party candidate who had served in parliament for 15 years to nab the southern Tanzania Lindi Town constituency seat, the AFP is reporting.
According to the AFP, the French word for fellatio is "fellation," which shares some syllables with "inflation," pronounced the same in French as in English.
While there's nothing inherently illegal or wrong about that, any working American or small business owner who thinks that the AFP is looking out for their interests is just plain ignorant.
AFP is led by Tim Phillips, a longtime astroturf lobbyist who has used evangelical and conservative groups to lobby on behalf of corporations like Enron and the gambling industry.
Remember these elitists in AFP are the ones pulling the strings of the Teabagging Orgy movement …
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