APT

APT or Apt may refer to:

Places

* Apt, Vaucluse, a commune of the Vaucluse département of France
* Arrondissement of Apt, an arrondissement in the Vaucluse département of France

Organizations

* Apt Records, a subsidiary record label of ABC-Paramount Records
* Alabama Public Television, a network of Public Broadcast TV stations
* American Players Theatre, a classical theater located in Spring Green, Wisconsin
* American Public Television, a television program provider in the United States
* Applied Probability Trust, a UK-based non-profit-making foundation for study and research in the mathematical sciences
* Art in Perpetuity Trust, a London-based charity
* ASEAN Plus Three, an international organisation
* Association for Public Transportation, a Boston-based nonprofit organization

Medicine

*Apt test, a medical test used to differentiate fetal or neonatal blood from maternal blood
*Activated partial thromboplastin time, a performance indicator measuring efficacy

Technology

* Atom-Probe Tomography, an atomic-resolution microscopy technique
* Attached Proton Test, a technique used in Carbon-13 NMR spectroscopy
* Automatic Picture Transmission, a weather satellite system
* Automatic self-cleaning Public Toilet, a self-cleaning public toilet
* APT, the unified digital advertising platform from Yahoo!

Computing

* APT (programming language), a high-level computer programming language
* Advanced Packaging Tool, Debian's high-level package management system, also used by other Linux distributions
* Almost Plain Text, a wiki-like syntax used by Apache Maven
* annotation processing tool, a utility for executing annotation processors in the Java programming language

People

* Jerome Apt, Ph.D. (born 1949), an American astronaut
* Allison Apt (born 1984), an Israel Supermodel

Other

* Apartment, a self-contained housing unit that occupies only part of a building
* APT (film), a 2006 South Korean horror film
* Advanced Passenger Train, an ambitious passenger train designed during late 1970s; also British Rail APT-E, the prototype unit
* Apt meteorite of 1803, which fell in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France (see Meteorite falls)
* Appointment, Promotion, Tenure, a set of policies and procedures used by a university or college to determine rank or advancement for faculty
* Arbitrage pricing theory, a financial modeling theory


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  • APT-E — APT P 370 004 1980 in Euston Die britischen Advanced Passenger Trains waren Personenzüge der British Rail (BR), die mit dem Ziel hoher Reisegeschwindigkeiten entwickelt wurden. Dabei sind zwei Unterarten zu unterscheiden: Zum einen existiert der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Apt — ([a^]pt), a. [F. apte, L. aptus, fr. obsolete apere to fasten, to join, to fit, akin to apisci to reach, attain: cf. Gr. ? to fasten, Skr. [=a]pta fit, fr. [=a]p to reach attain.] 1. Fit or fitted; suited; suitable; appropriate. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apt — apt·i·an; apt·ly; apt·ness; co·apt; in·apt; per·i·apt; un·apt; apt; in·apt·ly; in·apt·ness; un·apt·ly; un·apt·ness; …   English syllables

  • APT — steht für: Advanced Packaging Tool, Paket Management Software für verschiedene Linux Distributionen Advanced Passenger Train, Hochgeschwindigkeitsprototypenzüge mit Neigetechnik der British Rail Advanced Persistent Threat, “fortgeschrittene,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • APT — es un acrónimo para Advanced Packaging Tool, un sistema de gestión de paquetes creado por el proyecto Debian. APT simplifica en gran medida la instalación y eliminación de programas en los sistemas Linux. No existe un programa apt en sí mismo;… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • apt — APT, Ă, apţi, te, adj. Care este potrivit, capabil, bun pentru..., sau să... – Din fr. apte, lat. aptus. Trimis de romac, 14.06.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  Apt ≠ inapt, neapt Trimis de siveco, 03.08.2004. Sursa: Antonime  APT adj. bun, capabil,… …   Dicționar Român

  • apt — [ æpt ] adjective * 1. ) something that is apt, especially a name, description, or comment, is very appropriate: an apt comparison It seemed apt that the winning goal was scored by the captain. 2. ) good at learning: an apt pupil be apt to do… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • apt´ly — apt «apt», adjective. 1. fitted by nature; likely (to): »A careless person is apt to make mistakes. SYNONYM(S): inclined, liable, prone. 2. right for the occasion; suitable; fitting; …   Useful english dictionary

  • apt — [æpt] adj [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: , past participle of apere to fasten ] 1.) be apt to do sth to have a natural tendency to do something ▪ Some of the staff are apt to arrive late on Mondays. 2.) exactly right for a particular… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • apt — 1 happy, felicitous, appropriate, fitting, *fit, suitable, meet, proper Analogous words: apposite, pertinent, *relevant, apropos: pat, timely, opportune (see SEASONABLE): telling, convincing, compelling (see VALID): right, nice, precise, exact… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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