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"AA" in British English

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AAnoun

uk   us   /ˌeɪˈeɪ/
  • 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
(Definition of AA from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"AA" in Business English

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AAadjective

uk   us   /ˌeɪˈeɪ/
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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