LP

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See also: lp and lp.

English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɛlˈpiː/
  • Hyphenation: LP

Noun

LP (countable and uncountable, plural LPs)

  1. (countable) Long-play, generally used to refer to a 12" vinyl record that plays at 33 RPM.
  2. (US, politics, uncountable) The Libertarian Party of the United States.
  3. (business, law) Limited Partnership.
  4. Liquid petroleum, or liquified petroleum, a fuel used for cooking.
  5. Liquid propane.
  6. (military) Listening post.
  7. (medicine) Lumbar puncture.
  8. (mathematics) Linear programming.
  9. (online gaming, Internet) Let's Play, generally used to refer to a video walkthrough using the format of "Let's Play (name of game)".

Synonyms

See also

References

  • Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg LP on Wikipedia.

Anagrams


Chinese

Etymology

Pronunciation

Noun

LP

  1. (Taiwanese Mandarin) cojones; courage; machismo; chutzpah

Verb

LP

  1. to brownnose; to kiss up to

Related terms

Usage notes

  • The Min Nan word 𡳞脬 (lān-pha) is considered too crude for polite company. Therefore, LP is often used in its place (similar to the usage of "f-word" in English).

References