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Definition of APT

What does APT mean?

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Apt is one of the top 1000 most common adjectives in the English language.

  1. (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward
  2. at risk of or subject to experiencing something usually unpleasant
    • example: he is apt to lose
    • synonym of apt: liable
    • similar: likely
  3. mentally quick and resourceful
  4. being of striking appropriateness and pertinence

Alternative definition


  1. Fit or fitted; suited; suitable; appropriate.
  2. [context: of persons or things] Having a habitual tendency; habitually liable or likely; disposed towards.
  3. Ready; especially fitted or qualified (to do something); quick to learn; prompt; expert; as, a pupil apt to learn; an apt scholar.


"APT" is a 2006 South Korean horror film, directed, produced, and written by Ahn Byeong-ki and starring Ko So-young. It is based on a comic by Kang Full. The name APT is from the English word meaning apartment.


"Apt" a.k.a. "Apt." (short for apartment) is the fifth album by Chilean singer Nicole. It was released in July, 2006, but was reformed in November, 2007.


APT a.k.a. Applied Predictive Technologies applies advanced software techniques to optimize Fortune 100 retail businesses.


  1. Apt is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.
  2. APT a.k.a. American Players Theatre is a classical theater located just south of Spring Green, Wisconsin. It includes a 1,148-seat outdoor amphitheater.
  3. Apt a.k.a. Marion County Airport, also known as Brown Field, is a county-owned, public-use airport located four nautical miles southeast of the central business district of Jasper, a town in Marion County, Tennessee, United States.


  1. APT or Automatically Programmed Tool is a high-level computer programming language used to generate instructions for numerically controlled machine tools. Douglas T. Ross is considered by many to be the father of APT. APT is a language and system that makes numerically controlled manufacturing possible. This early language was used widely into the 1970s and is still a standard internationally.
  2. apt is a gene.
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  5. Apt a.k.a. Apatani Language: Apatani is a small Tibetan–Burman language of India. As most endangered oral languages, Apatani does not yet have a standardized orthography, and there is still some debate among the Apatanis on which script should be used to transcribe it.
    • also known as Apa
  6. apt is a gene.
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  11. apt is a gene.
  12. Apt is a record producer, musical artist.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for APT

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Google previewThe Anglo-American Encyclopedia and Dictionary: Dictionary department (A-Z) (1904)

apt, *&pte, a. [In Fr. apte; Sp. & Port, apfo;  ...

Google previewShorter Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2005)

by Edward Craig

Those known as non- cognitivists say that ethical claims are not, strictly speaking, even apt to be true or false; they do not record facts but, rather, express some desire or inclination on the part of the speaker. Others, dubbed subjectivists, say  ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design (1997)

Volume 59 - Trays versus Patking in Separator Design by John J. McKetta Jr

Prices for ammonium paratungstate (APT) on the world market increased during 1994, consistent with the increasing prices for concentrates. According to quotations in  ...

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When the habitually even-tempered suddenly fly into a passion, that explosion is apt to be more impressive than the outburst of the most violent amongst us. (Margery Allingham)
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Scrabble value of A1P3T1

The value of this 3-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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