POA

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AcronymDefinition
POAPrice On Application
POAParallels Operations Automation
POAProperty Owners Association
POAPower Of Attorney
POAPrograma Operativo Anual (Spanish: Annual Operating Program; various locations)
POAProgramme of Action (various organizations)
POAPresent On Admission (medical diagnosis reporting)
POAParty of Action
POAProof of Authority (blockchain algorithm)
POAPony of the Americas (Pony of the Americas Club)
POAPrisoner of Azkaban
POAPlan Of Action
POAProof of Acceptance
POAProgram for Older Adults (various organizations)
POAPot of Avarice
POAPrice of Anarchy (game theory)
POAPentecostals of Alexandria (Alexandria, LA)
POAPolice Officers Association
POAPartnership of the Americas (US DoD; US Southern Command)
POAPrice on Asking (real estate)
POAPlan Operativo Anual
POAPortable Object Adapter
POAHarry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Book by J. K. Rowling)
POAPrice on Arrival
POAPrison Officers' Association (UK)
POAPoint of Aim
POAPreoptic Area
POAPledge of Allegiance
POAPride of America (camp and Norwegian Cruise Line cruise ship)
POAPower-On Authentication (Sophos software)
POAProfit on Ordinary Activities
POAPlanet of the Abts (band)
POAProvincial Offences Act (Canada)
POAPoint of Attachment
POAPiece of Ass
POAPoints of Authority
POAPiece of Art
POAProof of Address
POAPublic Order Act of 1986
POAPoints of Agreement
POAPlan of Attack
POAProgram of Activities (various organizations)
POAPost Office Agent
POAProvincial Offences Administration (Canada)
POAPeace Officers Association
POAPrinciples of Accounting
POAPakistan Olympic Association
POAProof of Age
POAPoint Of Access
POAPhiladelphia Orchestra Association (Philadelphia, PA)
POAPeriod of Amenorrhoea (biology)
POAPerson of Authority
POAPoint of Arrival
POAPacific Ocean Area
POAPortable Object Adaptor (CORBA)
POAPhilharmonic Orchestra of the Americas (New York, NY)
POAProtection of Assets
POAPlain Old ACARS (Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System)
POAPhysician Office Administrator (various organizations)
POAPay Option Arm (loan)
POAPort of Anchorage
POAPlace of Articulation
POAPartial Order Alignment
POAPurchase Order Acknowledgement
POAProbability of Area
POAPeriod of Availability
POAPillar of Autumn in Halo: Reach (gaming)
POAPalmitoleic Acid (fatty acid)
POAPuppeteers Of America (Cincinnati, OH)
POAPeople of Asia
POAPonies of America (horse breed)
POAPeriod of Adjustment
POAProfession of Arms
POAPay Own Account
POAPriester Ohne Amt (German: Priests without an Office)
POAProduction Organization Approval
POAPaid on Account (financial transactions)
POAProtuobavještajna Agencija (Counter Intelligence Agency, Croatia)
POAPorto Alegre, Rio Grande Do Sul, Brazil - Salgado Filho (Airport Code)
POAPsychiatry of Old Age
POAPaid on Arrival
POAPath of Ascension (gaming group)
POAPart of Assembly
POAPlane of Array (measurements perpendicular to the solar receiver)
POAPosition of Attention
POAProwler Owners Association (Plymouth car)
POAPayload Oru (Orbital Replacement Unit) Accommodation
POAPrinciple of Accounts (tuition)
POAPosto Osservazione Allarme (Italian: Place Observation Alarm)
POAPhase of Arrival
POAPride of Arizona (University of Arizona marching band)
POAPara Osteo Arthropathy
POAPay on Arrival
POAPersistent Object Adapter
POAPrivately Owned Animal
POAPoint of Analysis
POAPremature Ovarian Aging
POAPoint of Acquisition
POAPets on Approval (housing)
POAPunch on Australia (online gaming)
POAProcrastinators of America
POAPattern Oriented Approach
POAPurchase Order Authorization
POAPattern Of Analysis
POAPacific Ocean Alaska (CoE District)
POAProbability of Adequacy (insurance industry)
POAProject Opportunity Assessment
POAPriced on Agreement
POAPilliar of Autum (gaming)
POAProtectors of America
POAProject of Activities
POAPeriOperative Assistant
POAPiano Operativo Aziendale (Italian: Operational Business Plan)
POAPosition Organizational Address (US DoD)
POAPeninsula Orthopaedic Associates (Maryland)
POAPeak Oil Aware (energy crisis)
POAPad on Active (circuit technology)
POAPaladins of Alsangarnia (gaming clan)
POAProjection of Aggression (band)
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He returned to sit at the feet of Revere, his "skipper," that is to say, the Captain of his Company, and to be instructed in the dark art and mystery of managing men, which is a very large part of the Profession of Arms.
When the citizens at large govern for the public good, it is called a state; which is also a common name for all other governments, and these distinctions are consonant to reason; for it will not be difficult to find one person, or a very few, of very distinguished abilities, but almost impossible to meet with the majority [1279b] of a people eminent for every virtue; but if there is one common to a whole nation it is valour; for this is created and supported by numbers: for which reason in such a state the profession of arms will always have the greatest share in the government.
Among them were to be counted officers of all ranks, from lieutenants to generals; military men of every age, from those who were just making their debut in the profession of arms up to those who had grown old in the gun-carriage.
This, then, being admitted, that the end of war is peace, and that so far it has the advantage of the end of letters, let us turn to the bodily labours of the man of letters, and those of him who follows the profession of arms, and see which are the greater."
Keep the commission, D'Artagnan; the profession of arms suits you.
Merchant Marine Academy, Reed Bonadonna makes the daring assertion that the profession of arms and the culture of Western civilization are inextricably bound together in a symbiosis of mutual influence.
One challenge of the Military Police Regiment is that we are members of two professions--the profession of arms (military) and the law enforcement profession (police).
Terrill's prowess on a horse and the liberal use of his sabre also links him to an older, more romantic profession of arms. His willingness to engage the gun-toting Wales with his sword as his primary weapon is even reminiscent of the heroes in Tennyson's "Charge of the Light Brigade," the "Noble six hundred" light horsemen who, armed only with swords, rode bravely to their deaths against the heavy cannons of the Russian artillery (55).
Which is, on university campuses, particularly offensive to us in the profession of arms and we're determined to beat it.
We are a Profession of Arms not simply because we say we are--our status as a profession is granted by those whom we are accountable to, our civilian authority, and the American people.
In the postwar era, there were no major debates on whether retired generals still merited inclusion in the profession of arms. They remained available to mentor the generation still actively serving.
Today's Citizen-Soldiers are an essential part of the Army Profession of Arms, a community within the Army Profession across all three components.
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