abbreviation Etymology: New Latin post postscriptum an additional postscript

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • PPS — 〈Abk. für engl.〉 Production Planning and Scheduling, Produktionsplanung u. steuerung (per Computer) * * * PPS: 1) [Abk. für engl. pain producing substance = Schmerz verursachende Substanz]: svw. ↑ Substanz P; 2) DIN Kurzzeichen für… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • PPS — 〈Abk. für engl.〉 Production Planning and Scheduling, Produktionsplanung u. steuerung (per Computer) …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • PPS — [ˌpi: pi: ˈes] n [Date: 1800 1900; : Modern Latin; Origin: post postscriptum] 1.) also P.P.S. AmE a note added after a ↑PS in a letter or message 2.) Parliamentary Private Secretary a member of the British parliament whose job is to help a… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • PPS — (el. p.p.s.) (ekstra PS) …   Dansk ordbog

  • PPS — ► ABBREVIATION 1) post (additional) postscript. 2) Brit. Parliamentary Private Secretary …   English terms dictionary

  • PPS — Infobox Weapon name=PPS caption=PPS 43 with stock extended origin=flag|Soviet Union type=Submachine gun is ranged=yes service=1942–present used by=Countries of the former Warsaw Pact designer=A. I. Sudayev design date=1942 manufacturer=… …   Wikipedia

  • PPS — Die Abkürzung PPS steht für: Politische Parteien Partido Popular Socialista (Mexiko) Partido Popular Socialista (Brasilien) Piratenpartei Schweiz Polska Partia Socjalistyczna, die Polnische Sozialistische Partei einen Begriff aus der Medizin das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • PPS — See Protected Payment System. Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein financial glossary * * * PPS PPS ➔ PS * * * PPS UK US COMMUNICATIONS ► WRITTEN ABBREVIATION for post postscript: used in front of a short message added after a first postscript at the… …   Financial and business terms

  • PPS — abbr. Brit. 1 Parliamentary Private Secretary. 2 additional postscript. * * * abbr. ■ additional postscript PS Those photos are awful! PPS Can I have your other address? * * * abbr an additional postscript used before a second note that is added… …   Useful english dictionary

  • PPS — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.   Sigles d’une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres   Sigles de quatre lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • PPS — [[t]pi͟ː piː e̱s[/t]] PPS s N COUNT In Britain, a PPS is a Member of Parliament who is appointed by a more senior Member to help them with their duties. PPS is an abbreviation for parliamentary private secretary …   English dictionary

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