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aphtha a small white spot or blister on the lips or in the mouth or intestines that is a symptom of certain viral or fungal infections.
Apia the capital of Western Samoa.
apiary a place where bees are kept in beehives, usu. for their honey.
apical of, at, or forming the highest point of something. [2 definitions]
apices a plural form of apex.
apiculture beekeeping, esp. on a large scale.
apiece for or from each one; each.
a piece of cake (informal) something extremely easy to do or accomplish.
a piece of the action (informal) a share of profits, or of some activity.
pied (French) on foot; by foot.
apish apelike in appearance or character. [2 definitions]
aplasia incomplete or faulty development of an organ or tissue.
aplastic pertaining to the incomplete or faulty development of an organ or tissue.
aplastic anemia a type of anemia caused by inadequate production of leukocytes, platelets, and the like by the bone marrow.
aplenty in abundant amounts. [2 definitions]
aplomb great self-confidence, composure, or poise.
apnea a temporary cessation of breathing.
APO abbreviation of "Army Post Office."
apo- off; away from; from.
apocalypse any of several early Jewish or Christian writings on divine revelation that symbolically depict the ultimate conflict between good and evil. [3 definitions]
apocarpous having distinctly separate seed-bearing organs, as the strawberry.