Asp meaning

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The definition of an asp is a poisonous snake.

An example of an asp is the asp viper.

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(Active Server Page +) See ASP.
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A company that provides access to Internet-based software for a fee that generally is based on the number of users. See also Internet and software.
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Any of several venomous snakes, especially the viper Vipera aspis of southern Europe, the cobra Naja haje of Africa and the Middle East, or the horned viper.
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Any of several venomous snakes, especially the viper Vipera aspis of southern Europe, the cobra Naja haje of Africa and the Middle East, or the horned viper.
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(archaic) A water snake.
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A venomous viper native to southwestern Europe (Vipera aspis).
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The Egyptian cobra (Naja haje)
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A type of European fish (Aspius aspius).
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An aspen tree.
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APS, PAs, Pas, pas, PSA, Psa., SAP, s.ap., sap, Spa, spa.
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(biochemistry) IUPAC 3-letter abbreviation of aspartic acid.
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Any of several small, poisonous snakes of Africa, Arabia, and Europe, as the horned viper, Egyptian cobra, or a European viper (Vipera aspis)
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(archaic) An aspen.
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(1) (Application Service Provider) An organization that hosts software applications within its own facilities. Known as "cloud computing" and "software as a service" (SaaS), customers rent the use of the application and access it over the Internet or via a private line connection. Also called a "commercial service provider." The Web browser, acting as a universal client interface, has fueled this "on-demand software" market. See cloud computing, SaaS, Web application and service bureau.
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Origin of asp

  • Middle English aspis from Latin from Greek

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin aspis (“asp, viper; shield”), aspidis, from Ancient Greek ἀσπίς (aspis, “shield; Egyptian cobra Naja haje”)

    From Wiktionary

  • Shortening of aspen

    From Wiktionary