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English definition of “pt”


noun [C]

pt noun [C] (PART)

written abbreviation for part, when referring to a part of a document: See pt 3 for further details.Official documents

pt noun [C] (MEASUREMENT)

written abbreviation for pint: Add 1 pt of water and bring to the boil.Measurements of volumeGeneral words for size and amountInformal measurements of volume

pt noun [C] (POINT)

written abbreviation for point noun: He needs a good high jump to score more than 9,000 pts.General terms used in ball sports

pt noun [C] (PLACE)

written abbreviation for point noun: Spurn PtMaps and map-making
(Definition of pt noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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