A

I.
/eɪ/ (say ay)

adjective
1. denoting a film, program, etc., on television which is not considered suitable for viewing by children.
noun
2. such a film, program, etc.
{A(dult)}
II.
/eɪ/ (say ay)

phrase give someone the big A, Colloquial
1. to reject or rebuff someone.
2. to dismiss someone, especially from employment.
{standing for A(rse)}
III.
1. Chemistry Obsolete argon.

2. ampere.
IV.
/eɪ/ (say ay)

phrase the big A, Colloquial
Alzheimer's disease.
V.
designating an A blood group. See blood group.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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