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n/a

(also N/A) uk   us  
written abbreviation for not ​applicable: used on a ​form to show that you are not giving the ​informationasked for because the ​question is not intended for you or your ​situation: If a ​question does not ​apply to you, please put N/A in the ​boxprovided.
COMMERCE written abbreviation for not ​available: used in a ​list to show that something cannot be ​provided
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