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

  • The symbol for the element platinum.
  • abbr. Bible Peter

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Symbol for platinum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An abbreviation of payment
  • of point
  • of port.
  • n. An abbreviation of part; of pint.
  • n. The chemical symbol of platinum.
  • n. An abbreviation of Please turn over: a direction, usually at the foot of a page, to call attention to matter on the other side of the leaf.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a heavy precious metallic element; grey-white and resistant to corroding; occurs in some nickel and copper ores and is also found native in some deposits


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