JVP may stand for:

*Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology: A scientific journal
*Jugular venous pressure: An important marker elicited during clinical examination to assess right heart function.
*Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna: People's Liberation Front, a Sri Lankan Socialist Party which mounted an insurrection in the South of Sri Lanka in April 1971 and in 1987-1989 time.
*Jewish Voice for Peace, an American advocacy organization concerned with the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
*João Vieira Pinto, Portuguese football player
*Joint Venture Partners

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • JVP — Die Abkürzung JVP steht für: Junge Volkspartei: eine politische Jugendorganisation und Teilorganisationen der Österreichische Volkspartei Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna: (zu deutsch: Volksbefreiungsfront), eine kommunistische Gruppierung in Sri Lanka… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • JVP — Jewish Voice for Peace (Community » Non Profit Organizations) * Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology (Community » Media) * Jugular venous pulse (Medical » Physiology) * Jerusalem Venture Partners (Business » Firms) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • JVP — jugular vein pulse; jugular venous pressure; jugular venous pulsations …   Medical dictionary

  • JVP — f; = Junge Österreichische Volkspartei …   Австрия. Лингвострановедческий словарь

  • JVP — abbr. med. jugular vein pulse – венный пульс …   Dictionary of English abbreviation

  • JVP — abbr. Jerusalem Venture Partners …   Dictionary of abbreviations

  • JVP — see jugular venous pressure …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • JVP — • jugular vein pulse; • jugular venous pressure; • jugular venous pulsations …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • JVP — abbreviation Japanese vellum proofs …   Useful english dictionary

  • 1987–89 JVP Insurrection (Sri Lanka) — The 1987 89 insurrection in Sri Lanka, in which around 50,000 lives were lost, was carried out by the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna, a Marxist Sinhalese political party in Sri Lanka. Background history1971 JVP uprisingLeadup to conflict in the… …   Wikipedia