Associations to the word «Np»

Wiktionary

NP, symbol. (element symbol) Symbol for neptunium.
NP, symbol. Symbol for neper.
NP, symbol. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Nepal.
NP, symbol. (computer science) The class of problems whose solutions can be checked in polynomial time.
NP, abbreviation. Notary public
NP, abbreviation. Nurse practitioner
NP, abbreviation. National park
NP, abbreviation. (linguistics) noun phrase
NP, abbreviation. (Internet) now playing.
NP, abbreviation. (Internet) no problem.
NP, abbreviation. (South Africa) National Party
NP, abbreviation. (nanotechnology) nanoparticle.
NP, noun. (computing theory) Abbreviation of "non-deterministic polynomial"; the complexity class of computational problems that a non-deterministic Turing machine can solve in polynomial time.
NP, abbreviation. (text messaging) (Internet) No problem; it was nothing; it's ok; don't mention it; you're welcome.
NP, abbreviation. No pagination
NP, abbreviation. No place (of publication)

Dictionary definition

NP, noun. A radioactive transuranic metallic element; found in trace amounts in uranium ores; a by-product of the production of plutonium.
NP, noun. A registered nurse who has received special training and can perform many of the duties of a physician.

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King