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pp.

written abbreviation for pages: This matter is discussed in more detail on pp. 101–123.
(Definition of pp from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pp.plural noun

abbreviation forpages: There is a detailed discussion on pp. 101–123.
(Definition of pp. from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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us us
written abbreviation for pages: used to refer to particular pages in a book or document: see pp 56-58
UK COMMUNICATIONS written abbreviation for per pro: written in front of a person's name when you sign a letter or document for them: Yours faithfully, Chris Turner, pp Rebecca Collings
(Definition of pp. from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“pp” in British English

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