Associations to the word «Pr»


PR, symbol. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Puerto Rico.
PR, abbreviation. Paraná, a state of Brazil.
PR, abbreviation. Puerto Rico, a territory of the United States of America
PR, abbreviation. (electronics) Abbreviation of preset.
PR, symbol. (element symbol) Symbol for praseodymium.
PR, symbol. (mathematics) probability
PR, noun. (chemistry) Abbreviation of propyl.

Dictionary definition

PR, noun. A soft yellowish-white trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; can be recovered from bastnasite or monazite by an ion-exchange process.
PR, noun. A self-governing commonwealth associated with the United States occupying the island of Puerto Rico.
PR, noun. A promotion intended to create goodwill for a person or institution.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats