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PPM (Post Meridian)
PPark (automatic transmissions)
PParking
PPence
PPage
PPower Set (mathematics, set of all subsets)
PMomentum (physics)
PProgram
PPower
PPorno
PPartner
PPort
PProtection
PPoor
PPressure
PPath
PPassed (that a bill was approved; US House)
PPhiladelphia, PA (mint mark)
PPractical
PNorthern Ontario (postal code designation, Canada)
PPara (benzene)
PPolish (rabbit breed)
PPiano (music)
PPersonnel
PParent Corporation (IRB)
PPilot
PProvider (IETF RFC 2547)
PProgressive Scan
PPortugal (ISO Country Identifier)
PPacked
PPole
PPriority (precedence level)
PPriority (logging abbreviation)
PPrecision
PProof (coin and stamp collecting)
PPentium (Intel processor)
PPatrol (US military aircraft designation; as in P-2D)
PProcessor
PPlug (electrical connector)
PPunch
PPulse
PParagraph (HTML)
PPromoted
PPause(d)
PPedigree (breeding and genetics)
PProbability (Statistics, Probability theory)
PProbable (player's likelihood of participating)
PPursuit (US military aircraft designation, 1925-1947; as in P-51)
PPredicted
PPointer
PPitcher (baseball)
PPhillips Petroleum (stock symbol)
PPegasus (as in PMail)
PPoints scored (hockey)
PPosse
PPunctuation
PPawn (Chess)
PPersonal issue (Stores 100 code)
PProvisional
PProblematic
PPrecedence
PPartition function (mathematics; number theory)
PPosterior
PParity
PProton
PPerch
PPico- (10^-12, SI Prefix)
PPhosphorus
PProgeny (breeding and genetics)
PPeta- (10^15)
PPesos
PPoise
PProline (amino acid)
PPeacekeeping
PPropeller (aircraft type)
PPouce (French: inch)
PPolynomial (Complexity Theory)
PPermutation (probability)
PPhon (unit of apparent loudness)
PPunter (football)
PPesetas
PPhosphore (French)
PPhosphoprotein (virus protein)
PPyrazinamide
PProbability of detection
PCompressional (wave)
PPultrusion
PPromotable
PPrimipara
PParental Generation (genetics)
PNewspaper Stamp (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
PPermeability Constant
PP Sub-Shell (second subshell of an electron shell)
POnde Prime (Italian: second wave; seismography)
PPhyomycetes (microbiology)
PPrimary Body Waves
PProcedure-Required Tuned NAVAID (aviation)
P(before officer title acronym) Past Officer
PFirst Heartbeat Wave
PUS DoT tire speed rating (93 mph)
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A pamphlet on The Periodical Press of Great Britain and Ireland (London: Hurst, Robinson, 1824) had imagined great benefits from a lower rate: "The first salutary effect of a reduction in the newspaper stamp and advertisement duties would be the increase of newspapers; the second, the increase of advertisements; the third, the suppression of intense and angry political feelings among the labouring population; and the fourth, the overthrow of the present newspaper monopoly" (57).
per copy on newspapers, against which James Parker protested [McAnear, 1941], drawing on the arguments of Swift in relation to the British newspaper stamp introduced in 1712 [Sadler and Oats, 2002].
I Know Three Primary Colors - Newspaper Stamp Prints
After seeing a demonstration of how to create a newspaper stamp print, students crumple newspaper into three paper balls, dip each ball into a different primary color tempera, stamp the paper ball onto the printing paper and collage paper to complete the prints.
This paper, which is one of a series of contributions tracing the introduction, development and ultimate demise of the newspaper stamp duty, seeks to extend the work of a small number of scholars who examine taxation history, as a key branch of accounting, in its social and institutional context.
The historiography of the newspaper stamp is colored, however, by the perspective from which it is written.
We have shown elsewhere [Sadler and Oats, 2002] that control of the press was not, however, the prime purpose of the newspaper stamp duty.
The historiography of the newspaper stamp duty is also colored by the campaign for its abolition.
He was secretary of the "Newspaper Stamp Abolition Committee" (later to become "The Association for the Repeal of the Taxes on Knowledge") formed in 1849 [Collet, 1899, pp.
In this re-evaluation of the newspaper stamp duty at the mid-point of its existence, we present two alternative frameworks for analyzing the tax.
In the next section we outline the specific formulation of the newspaper stamp duty and briefly outline the major developments with respect to the stamp duty that took place from its introduction in 1712 to the beginning of the 1790s.
There were also newspaper stamps used, as the name implies, to mail out periodicals.