APE


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AcronymDefinition
APEAlternative Press Expo
APEAdapted Physical Education
APEAccords de Partenariat Économique (French)
APEAssociation des Parents d'Elèves (French: Association of Parents of Students; various locations)
APEAllocation Parentale d'Éducation (French: child-raising allowance)
APEApplication Engineering
APEAnnual Premium Equivalent (insurance)
APEArea of Potential Effect
APEArtists' Project Earth (UK)
ApeAeropyrum Pernix
APEActivité Principale Exercée (French)
APEAntígeno Prostático Específico (Spanish: Prostate Specific Antigen)
APEAgir pour l'Environnement (French: Action for the Environment)
APEAssociation for the Protection of the Environment
APEActivité Principale de l'Entreprise
APEAcute Pulmonary Embolism
APEAmmunition Peculiar Equipment
APEAutomated Production Equipment
APEAlkyl Phenol Ethoxylate
APEAnalyse et Politique Economiques (French: Economic Analysis and Policy; educational program)
APEAverage Percent Error (statistics)
APEAnnual Physical Examination
APEApplication Performance Explorer (Microsoft)
APEAdvanced Placement English
APEAgency to Prevent Evil (from Lancelot Link, Secret Chimp TV show)
APEAurora Photography Experiment
APEAdvanced Process Equipment
APEAnnual Performance Evaluation
APEAnimal Project Editor (Zoo Tycoon game)
APEAutomatisme Protection Electronique (French: Automatic Electronic Protection; security company)
APEAdvanced Production Engineering
APEAerosol Photoemission
APEAmerican Piledriving Equipment, Inc
APEAdvances in Policy Enforcement (workshop)
APEArmy Program Element (used in Army funding documents)
APEAlternative Primate Evolution (geocaching promotion)
APEArea Project Engineer
APEAlways Pray Everyday
APEArmy Preliminary Evaluation
APEAsymptotic Phasefront Extraction
APEAntenna Pointing Electronics
APEAllocation Perte d'Emploi (French: Allowance for Loss of Employment)
APEAlternate Property Editor (Borland Software)
APEAttitude Processing Electronics
APEAction Plan Element
APEApplication Protocols Entity
APEAll Purpose Employee
APEAttitude and Power Electronic
APEAdvocates for Primate Empowerment
APEAssociation Fédérale Internationale de la Presse Eurafricaine (French)
APEAssociate Pastor Emeritus (religious office or title)
APEAuto-Covariance Preserving Estimator
APEAntenna Positioning Equipment
APEAerial Port Element
APEAgent-initiated Underwriting Evaluator (insurance)
APEAnnual Planning Estimate
APEApreto Peto i Exploto
APEAnnotated Points-to Escape (graph)
APEAngus Promotional Enterprises (Canada)
APEAvailable Potential Energy (meteorology)
APEArnold Palmer Enterprises (sports)
References in classic literature ?
It might be a bluff royal, or, on the other hand, so unstable is the mind of an ape, a passing impulse might hurl the hairy mass, tearing and rending, upon the man without an instant's warning.
In the twinkling of an eye the man had seized the wrist of the great ape, and before the other could grapple with him had whirled him about and leaped upon his broad back.
Slowly the ape permitted itself to be led to one side, nor did it show the slightest indication of a desire to harm the Russian.
I won't let you kill him," he concluded, as his half-wrecked mentality pictured anew the pleasure that money would buy in London--money that he could not hope to possess without some such windfall as the ape represented.
He had started life an ape--as an ape he would die.
As Tarzan of the Apes moved slowly through the jungle after casting the spear that saved Clayton and Jane Porter from the fangs of Numa, his mind was filled with all the sorrow that belongs to a freshly opened heart wound.
The ape wheeled to dodge the weapon so that the keen blade struck him but a glancing blow upon the shoulder.
The ape-boy had as yet never come to a real trial of strength with a bull ape, other than in play, and so he was not at all sure that it would be safe to put his muscles to the test in a life and death struggle.
Don Quixote at once asked the landlord what this Master Pedro was, and what was the show and what was the ape he had with him; which the landlord replied, "This is a famous puppet-showman, who for some time past has been going about this Mancha de Aragon, exhibiting a show of the release of Melisendra by the famous Don Gaiferos, one of the best and best-represented stories that have been seen in this part of the kingdom for many a year; he has also with him an ape with the most extraordinary gift ever seen in an ape or imagined in a human being; for if you ask him anything, he listens attentively to the question, and then jumps on his master's shoulder, and pressing close to his ear tells him the answer which Master Pedro then delivers.
Before he had voiced his protest there formed in his mind the thought that he would like to save this wonderful white ape from the common enemy, the Gomangani, and so he screamed forth no challenge, wisely determined that more could be accomplished by secrecy and stealth than by force of muscle and fang.
Sabor proved unsavory eating even to Tarzan of the Apes, but hunger served as a most efficacious disguise to toughness and rank taste, and ere long, with well-filled stomach, the ape-man was ready to sleep again.
His boyhood among the apes spread itself in a slow panorama before him, and as it unfolded it induced within him a mighty longing for the companionship of the shaggy, low-browed brutes of his past.