from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. Post Exchange

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  • The U.S. Army's Post Exchange.

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  • n. a commissary on a United States Army post


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  • The sweetest is Pedro Ximenez – often just known as PX – the dark intensity of which is perfect with dessert and also a robust match for cheese.

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  • Then we've heard about things involving the PX, which is right down here.

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  • Early reports say a civilian in Kuwait City drove a white pick-up truck into a line of U.S. soldiers queuing up at a PX, which is a military store.

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  • Today the tactic apparently coming to Kuwait, just about an hour ago we have learned now that a man drove a pickup truck into a group of U.S. soldiers lined up at a military store known as a PX at Camp of Udairi, northwest of Kuwait City.

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  • It seems funny that Army personnel get so twisted up about this when the commemorative knife that is flying off shelves at the PX is the US Army OIF K-Bar!

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