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SPSpeed
SPSpanish
SPService Pack
SPState Police
SPSecurity Police
SPStandard Play(ing)
SPShore Patrol (US Navy equivalent to MP)
SPSlave Present (hard disk)
SPShore Police
SPSpelling Unsure
SPSpace
SPSupport
SPSpecific
SPSmart Parts (paintball company)
SPSouthern Pacific (railroad)
SPStored Procedure
SPSouth Park
SPSoft Point (bullet)
SPSpecial Publication
SPSingle Player (gaming)
SPState Park
SPSpain (Including Balearicis & Canary Island)
SPStarting Point
SPService Provider
SPSerial Port
SPSimple Plan (band)
SPSpecial Purpose
SPSão Paulo (Brazil)
SPSecurity Policy
SPSkill Points (gaming)
SPSpecialist
SPSignal Processing
SPShot Put
SPSpell Power (gaming, World of Warcraft)
SPSpell (logging abbreviation)
SPSpecial Price
SPSpecialized (finance)
SPSet Point
SPSystem Procedure
SPSwimming Pool
SPSpare Parts
SPSecurity and Privacy (IEEE Symposium)
SPSuperior Performance (video tape format)
SPStrategic Planning
SPSky Sports (UK TV channel)
SPStrategic Plan
SPSubmission(s) Processing
SPSpan
SPSingle Port
SPSingapore Polytechnic
SPSubstance P
SPStandard Practice
SPSpouse
SPStarting Price (betting)
SPSystem Product
SPSalisbury (postcode, United Kingdom)
SPStarting Pitcher (baseball)
SPSouth Pole
SPSecurity Plan
SPStart Point
SPSean Paul (Reggae artist)
SPSoccer Player
SPSingapore Power
SPStack Pointer
SPSnow Patrol (band)
SPSmashing Pumpkins (band)
SPState Prison
SPSharepoint (Microsoft)
SPSteam Powered
SPStatic Pressure
SPSelf-Propelled
SPSpecial Project
SPSignal Processor
SPSpeech Pathology
SPStandardized Patient
SPSuperintendent of Police (India)
SPSenterpartiet (Norwegian political party)
SPSwitch Processor (Cisco)
SPScott Pilgrim (graphic novel character)
SPSex Pistols (band)
SPSaint Patrick (Christianity)
SPScientific Programming
SPSimple Profile
SPStart Program
SPSouth Pasadena
SPSisters of Providence (religious order)
SPShutter Priority (camera autoexposure mode)
SPSupport Pack (Hewlett-Packard)
SPSpecial Person
SPSprain
SPSetpoint
SPStandard Procedure
SPSocialistische Partij (socialist party Netherlands)
SPSlumber Party
SPSingle Piece
SPSpecial Performance (Boeing 747SP)
SPSpecial Performance
SPStyles P (rapper)
SPSistema Penitenciario (Spanish, Guatemala)
SPSouth Portland
SPSex Partners
SPSingle Precision (computing)
SPSun Prairie (Wisconsin)
SPSamajwadi Party (India)
SPSomething Positive (online comic strip)
SPStrong Point
SPStrada Provinciale (Italian road)
SPShore Power
SPSecurity Procedure
SPShortest Path
SPSave Percentage (hockey)
SPSkinny Puppy (band)
SPService Platform
SPSelf Publishing
SPSump Pump
SPSocial Phobia
SPStatistical Power
SPState Patrol
SPSexual Preference
SPSupport Plan
SPSveriges Provnings - och forskningsinstitut (Swedish National Testing and Research Institute)
SPSpectinomycin
SPSock Puppet
SPSecurity Protocol
SPSymmetric Multi Processing
SPSole Proprietorship
SPSweetie Pie
SPSaadet Partisi (Turkish: Felicity Party)
SPSquarepusher (musician)
SPSource Program
SPSmall Press
SPSuppressive Person (Scientology)
SPStraw Poll
SPSungai Petani (Kedah, Malaysia)
SPSingle Premium (life insurance)
SPSolar Plexus
SPStandard Poodle
SPSeminal Plasma
SPSystem Processor (avionics)
SPSystolic Pressure
SPSimba's Pride (The Lion King II)
SPSpecific Process
SPShort Play (VHS VCR speed/mode)
SPStable Platform
SPStandard Pressure
SPShort Pulse
SPSecondary Progressive (multiple sclerosis)
SPScratch Protection
SPStream Processor
SPStudent Pilot
SPSigma Pi
SPSpecific Provision
SPService Position
SPSurvival Project (computer game)
SPSupply Point
SPSpinous Process
SPSaskatchewan Party (Canada)
SPState Primary
SPStevens Pass (Washington)
SPStile Project
SPSergei Prokofiev (classical composer)
SPStarting Page
SPSkills Practice (education)
SPSoil Pipe
SPSoluble Powder
SPSubpoena Preparation
SPStandard Position
SPShot Point (seismology)
SPSystems Procedures
SPSlow Play
SPSelf Potential
SPSpontaneous Potential
SPScrapped Princess (anime)
SPSignal Present
SPSaskpower (Canadian utility)
SPStability Pact
SPSecondary Power
SPSound Powered
SPLa Spezia, Liguria (Italian province)
SPSilver Piece (gaming)
SPSpecific Practice (Capability Maturity Model Integration)
SPSozialdemokratische Partei der Schweiz
SPSwitch Point
SPSecurity Processor
SPSimulated Patient
SPSimple Path
SPSpace and Power
SPSpirit Points (role playing gaming)
SPSynchronization Point
SPSignal Pattern
SPSignaling Point (SS7)
SPSuperplasticizer (concrete)
SPShore Party
SPSmall Profile
SPSolidarity Party
SPStudy Point
SPSmart-Pack (Wastecare Corp)
SPSecular Progressive
SPSplitpaw (gaming, Everquest)
SPStock Point
SPSine Prole (Latin: without issue [no children])
SPSentencing Project
SPSomos Peru
SPSensitive Point
SPSimplicity and Power (associated with the Computing as Compression Theory)
SPSet Partitioning
SPSector Perform
SPSubprofile (AOL IM profile host)
SPSamata Party (political party in India)
SPSession Plan
SPSinter Plant
SPSocialist Party of Macedonia (The Former Yugolsav Republic of Macedonia)
SPSulfadoxine and Pyrimethamine (antimalarial)
SPScan Period
SPStraight Pride
SPSurface Printed (philately)
SPSummating Potential
SPSystemic Pathology
SPSnow Pellets
SPStuffplug (Windows Live Messenger add-on)
SPSpinal Processes
SPStreptomycin and Penicillin (medicine)
SPState Paper Office (UK)
SPStratum Pyramidale
SPSmash Power (website)
SPSpasmo-Proxyvon
SPSenior Prefect
SPSales Procedure
SPSacramento Peak Observatory (New Mexico)
SPSignaling Processor
SPSchleswigsche Partei (Schleswig, Germany)
SPShelf Processor
SPStandardization Pilot
SPScarcity Pricing
SPSignal Probe
SPSpecial Probation
SPSecondary Participants
SPSamahang Pilipino
SPSubtract Packed (IBM)
SPSveriges Psykologförbund (Stockholm, Sweden)
SPSentinel Pile (anal fissure complication)
SPStormpike Graveyard (World of Warcraft battleground slang)
SPStake and Platform (truck or trailer)
SPSpan Protection
SPSegmentation Permitted (ANSI)
SPShort Perforation (philately)
SPStatic Propagation
SPSergio Perticaroli (classical pianist)
SPSycamore Plaza (Cincinnati, Ohio)
SPSurveillance Processor
SPSmoothed Probability
SPSalt Pill
SPStandard Holding Pattern
SPSupportability Plan
SPSolution Provider Council
SPServants of the Holy Paraclete, Piarist Fathers (religious order)
SPSotapoliisi (Finnish: military police)
SPSteam Propulsionman (USN Rating)
SPSkin Pollution
SPStandardized Proposal
SPSubeta Points
SPSampling Point/Plan
SPSpanish Posada
SPShore/Submarine Patrol
SPSymmetric Pareto (statistical distribution)
SPStart of Patrol (US Army in radio reports)
SPSprint Procurement
SPSouth Park & District Pipes & Drums (Park Ridge, New Jersey)
SPSouth Park Primary School (East Kilbride, Glasgow, Scotland)
SPShelburne Pluton
SPSeptum Primum (cardiology)
SPStreptavidin Peroxidase
SPSouthwark Playhouse (UK)
References in classic literature ?
We laid her head for the nearest port in Spanish America, for we could not risk the voyage home without fresh hands; and as it was, what with baffling winds and a couple of fresh gales, we were all worn out before we reached it.
This night we shall be but a few miles from the Spanish coast.
My lord," said Raoul, blushing, "might examine the Spanish prisoner.
But, before he returned, he was told of another Spanish ship, or galleon, which had been east away near Porto de la Plata.
As they find it difficult, with their blunt shafts, to kill the wild game of the mountains, they occasionally supply themselves with food, by entrapping the Spanish horses.
That these are not mere fanciful and extravagant suggestions we have sufficient proofs in the dangers already experienced by the traders to the Spanish mart of Santa Fe, and to the distant posts of the fur companies.
Victor Lavalle tells us of that historic collision (en plane) on the flank of Hecla between Herrera, then a pillar of the Spanish school, and the man destined to confute his theories and lead him intellectually captive.
We had no sooner gotten rid of the Spain distress than the Gibraltar guides started another--a tiresome repetition of a legend that had nothing very astonishing about it, even in the first place: "That high hill yonder is called the Queen's Chair; it is because one of the queens of Spain placed her chair there when the French and Spanish troops were besieging Gibraltar, and said she would never move from the spot till the English flag was lowered from the fortresses.
It seems that an old bookworm who has a book and curio shop in Baltimore discovered between the leaves of a very old Spanish manuscript a letter written in 1550 detailing the adventures of a crew of mutineers of a Spanish galleon bound from Spain to South America with a vast treasure of "doubloons" and "pieces of eight," I suppose, for they certainly sound weird and piraty.
Half-drawn up upon the beach lay an equal number of Spanish galleons, unmanned, for the country was still a virgin land behind a veil.
That Spanish woman who lived three hundred years ago, was certainly not the last of her kind.
His name and nature endeared the Spanish name and nature to me, so that they were always my romance, and to this day I cannot meet a Spanish man without clothing him in something of the honor and worship I lavished upon Cervantes when I was a child.