anyon - an elementary particle or particle-like excitation having properties intermediate between those of bosons and fermions.
And I thought it was a catch-all phrase referring to any particle ending with -on
aperitive - an appetite stimulant.
APC - Pharmacology. aspirin, phenacetin, and caffeine: a compound formerly used in headache and cold remedies.
The all-purpose cure, as is its secondary definition.
apophasis - denial of one's intention to speak of a subject that is at the same time named or insinuated, as “I shall not mention Caesar's avarice, nor his cunning, nor his morality.”
I won't mention how much it annoys me when people use this
apiary - a place in which a colony or colonies of bees are kept, as a stand or shed for beehives or a bee house containing a number of beehives.
appel - In fencing,
1. a tap or stamp of the foot, formerly serving as a warning of one's intent to attack, but now also used as a feint.
2. a sharp stroke with the blade used for the purpose of procuring an opening.
apple bee - a social gathering at which apples are prepared for drying.
I wish the restaurant chain would take notice and fulfill its namesake!
apples - in Australian slang, well or fine; under control.
An expression we all should use more often