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APAntennas and Propagation (IEEE)
APAlpha Phi (El Camino College Chapter of Alpha Gamma Sigma Honor Society)
APAbsolute Power (movie)
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APAlfa Parf (hair care)
APAnalytical Psychology (Carl Jung)
APArtist's Proof (also seen as A/P)
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APAcid Phosphatase
APAccounting Period (USPS)
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APAtelier Protégé (French: Sheltered Workshop)
APApurinic
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APAirport Plaza (Crystal City, Arlington, VA)
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APAlki Point (Washington)
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APAscoli Piceno, Marche (Italian province)
APAtypical Pneumonia
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APAmerican Petroleum, Inc. (Ohio)
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APAdlerian Psychology (Alfred Adler)
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APActinic Prurigo (skin disease)
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APAnnée Passé (French: last year)
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APAdministration des Pensions (French: Pensions Administration; Belgium)
APAmmunition Point
APAussie Pwnage (gaming clan)
APAutobusni Promet (Croatian: Shareholding for Transport of Passengers)
APAryan Pride
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APAssociazione Polisportiva (Italian: Sports Association)
APAmtliche Prüfungsnummer (German: Official Test Number; wine)
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APAuthor's Proof
APAngoraphobia (Christmas)
APAssoprovider (Italian ISP association)
APAdjustment Pending
APAdd Packed (IBM)
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APAutomatska Puška (Croatian: automatic rifle)
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APAmpere Plug
APAviation Proponency (US Army)
APAlpha-2-Antiplasmin Activity
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APArapahoe Philharmonic (Littleton, CO)
APAveling Park
APArmies in the Pacific (used with APO/FPO)
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APAdvisory Panel on Administration
APArithemetic Progression
APDaily Planetary Amplitude
APAssessment of Power Coefficient
APArithmetic/Associative Processor
APAnte Parandum (Latin: Before Dinner)
APAmphibian Press (FFFBI)
APAided Pilotage
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References in classic literature ?
Now if an absolute monarch, with all these great and rare qualifications, should be allowed capable of conferring the greatest good on society; it must be surely granted, on the contrary, that absolute power, vested in the hands of one who is deficient in them all, is likely to be attended with no less a degree of evil.
.and bring the absolute power to destroy other nations under the absolute control of all nations.
If, on the contrary, Britain had been situated on the continent, and had been compelled, as she would have been, by that situation, to make her military establishments at home coextensive with those of the other great powers of Europe, she, like them, would in all probability be, at this day, a victim to the absolute power of a single man.
But some say, that in the ephori is absolute power, and that it is their common meal and daily course of life, in which the democratical form is represented.
And Solon, according to Plutarch, was in a manner compelled, by the universal suffrage of his fellow-citizens, to take upon him the sole and absolute power of new-modeling the constitution.
"Advise" was his word, but it was the advice of absolute power, and she had only to rise, and, with Mr.
He had been telling me abundance of fine things of the greatness, the magnificence, the dominions, and the absolute power of the Emperor of the Russians: I interrupted him, and told him I was a greater and more powerful prince than ever the Czar was, though my dominion were not so large, or my people so many.
Holding in the theoretical belief of almost every one the absolute power of all men's salvation or spiritual death, monopolizing almost all learning and education, the Church exercised in the spiritual sphere, and to no small extent in the temporal, a despotic tyranny, a tyranny employed sometimes for good, sometimes for evil.
In such a novel intermixture, however, of men born and nurtured in freedom, and the compliant minions of absolute power, the catholic and the protestant, the active and the indolent, some little time was necessary to blend the discrepant elements of society.
The failure of government ownership of the telephone in so many foreign countries does not mean that the private companies will have absolute power. Quite the reverse.
"I give you absolute power, therefore; take as large an escort as you like."
But absolute power should be preserved-- the tool ready for the man--for the great autocrat of the future.