AA Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “AA” in the English Dictionary

"AA" in British English

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AA noun (DEGREE)

[C] abbreviation for Associate in Arts: a ​degree given by an American ​college to someone after they have ​finished a two-year ​course, or a ​person who has this ​degree


abbreviation for Alcoholics Anonymous: an ​organization for ​people who ​drink too much ​alcohol and ​want to ​cure themselves of this ​habit: an AA ​meeting

AA noun (CARS)

the AA abbreviation for the Automobile Association: an ​organization in the UK that gives ​help and ​information to ​drivers who are ​members of it
(Definition of AA from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"AA" in Business English

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FINANCE, STOCK MARKET used by ratingsagencies (= ​organizations that ​calculate the ​level of ​risk of ​investments) to describe ​bonds, etc. with a ​lowrisk of not being ​paid back: We ​recommend only those ​funds with the high ​ratings of AA or ​AAA.
(Definition of AA from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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