What is the abbreviation for phosphorus?

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What does phosphorus mean?

phosphorus, P, atomic number 15(noun)
a multivalent nonmetallic element of the nitrogen family that occurs commonly in inorganic phosphate rocks and as organic phosphates in all living cells; is highly reactive and occurs in several allotropic forms

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