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Definition of "p" [p]

  • The 16th letter of the modern English alphabet. (noun)
  • Any of the speech sounds represented by the letter p. (noun)
  • The 16th in a series. (noun)
  • Something shaped like the letter P. (noun)
  • A hypothesized documentary source of certain portions of the Pentateuch that have a formal style, contain genealogical lists and descriptions of rituals, and use the Tetragrammaton to refer to God. (noun)
  • The 16th letter and 12th consonant of the modern English alphabet (noun)

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  • A speech sound represented by this letter, usually a voiceless bilabial stop, as in pig (noun)

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Use "p" in a sentence
  • "which one of the following will execute faster? int p = 2; p++; OR p = p+1; OR p+ = 1; and y?? is it p++ bcoz it is a single instruction?? ... nd the rest r multiple ..."
  • "Now, assume that a given sentence, s, corresponds to the fact that p; and assume that ˜p™ and ˜q™ are sentences with the same truth-value."
  • "Where p is a permutation of objects on a domain D, we can define the p-transform function p* as follows: if x is an object in D, p* (x) ="