from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • abbreviation alpha-fetoprotein

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  • initialism journalism Initialism of Agence France-Presse.
  • initialism US Initialism of Association of Fundraising Professionals.

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  • noun an abnormally large amount of this fetoprotein in the fetus can signal an abnormality of the neural tube (as spina bifida or anencephaly)


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