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PT, Pt, or pt may stand for:

Places[edit]

Types of places[edit]

  • Port, a location on a coast or shore containing one or more harbors where ships can dock and transfer people or cargo to or from land
  • Point, a prominent mass of land that overlooks lower-lying land or a body of water

Mathematics, science, and technology[edit]

Mathematics[edit]

Units of measurement[edit]

  • Pt., an abbreviation for Pint, a unit of volume or capacity
  • Pt., an abbreviation for Point, a unit of measure used in typography.
  • pt, a measurement in the print industry for thickness of card stock

Botany And Forestry[edit]

Chemistry[edit]

Computers and Internet[edit]

Engineering[edit]

Electrical[edit]

Geology[edit]

  • Pressure and temperature, often used in the phrase "PT conditions" in reference to metamorphism

Medicine[edit]

Diseases[edit]

Physics[edit]

  • Pt is the symbol, in Particle physics formulae, for the transverse momentum (the momentum that is perpendicular to the beamline of a particle detector)
  • Pt, or Total pressure is used in fluid dynamics

Transportation[edit]

  • PT Cruiser, a car model made by Chrysler
  • PT boat, a type of small fast ship used by the US Navy in World War II

Society[edit]

  • Perpetual traveler or "permanent tourist"
  • Pt., an abbreviation for Pandit, a Hindu honorific applied to certain scholars of law, religion, philosophy or music

Business[edit]

Finance[edit]

Law[edit]

  • Pro tempore, a Latin phrase "for the time being" (temporary)

Military[edit]

  • Physical Training (see Physical fitness), commonly abbreviated PT in the United States military
  • PT boat, a type of small fast ship used by the US Navy in World War II

Political parties[edit]

Entertainment[edit]

Bands[edit]

Games[edit]

Films[edit]

  • Prequel trilogy, Episodes 1, 2, and 3 of the Star Wars film series and or may be subject to copyright

Music theory[edit]

  • Passing Tone, one of many nonharmonic tones that is approached by step and then continues by step in the same direction

Sports[edit]