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sap

(sap),
The juice or tissue fluid of a living organism.

SAP

sphingolipid activator protein>

SAP

Abbreviation for:
saponin
saporin
saposin
secreted acid phosphatase
secreted aspartic protease
sensory action potential
serum alkaline phosphatase
serum amyloid P
Single Assessment Process, see there 
situs ambiguus with polysplenia
SLAM-associated protein
slow action potential
spontaneous action potential
stable angina pectoris
standardised assessment of personality
Staphylococcus aureus protease
steroidogenesis activator polypeptide
Substance Abuse Professional
surfactant-associated protein
symptom-associated probability
systolic arterial pressure

sap

a watery liquid found within the vacuole of a plant cell (cell sap) and within conducting tissues of the VASCULAR BUNDLES.

SAP

serum alkaline phosphatase.
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