1. What is a short for?


A sports statistic most often seen in basketball, hockey, and baseball to keep track of a player's assists.

In basketball and hockey, it is attributed to the player who helps a teammate score by passing the basketball or puck. In baseball, an assist is given to each fielder who touches or fields, even if it's unintentional, the ball before a putout.


"I can't believe Scott Skiles recorded 30 A in one NBA game!"

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Last Updated: April 15, 2015

2. What does a mean?


A quick way to say hello online; abbreviates the "ey" sound of "hey."


"A, good to c u online again! How r u doing?"

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Last Updated: March 17, 2014

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