noun, U.S. Army.
a retail store on an army installation that sells goods and services to military personnel and their dependents and to certain authorized civilian personnel.
(US) a government-subsidized shop operated mainly for military personnel PX
[pohst-eg-zil-ik, -ek-sil-] /ˌpoʊst ɛgˈzɪl ɪk, -ɛkˈsɪl-/ adjective 1. being or occurring subsequent to the exile of the Jews in Babylonia 597–538 b.c. /ˌpəʊstɪɡˈzɪlɪən/ adjective 1. (Old Testament) existing or occurring after the Babylonian exile of the Jews (587–539 bc)
[pohst-eg-zil-ik, -ek-sil-] /ˌpoʊst ɛgˈzɪl ɪk, -ɛkˈsɪl-/ adjective 1. being or occurring subsequent to the exile of the Jews in Babylonia 597–538 b.c.
[ik-speer-ee-uh ns] /ɪkˈspɪər i əns/ noun 1. a particular instance of personally encountering or undergoing something: My encounter with the bear in the woods was a frightening experience. 2. the process or fact of personally observing, encountering, or undergoing something: business experience. 3. the observing, encountering, or undergoing of things generally as they occur in […]
- Post-exposure prophylaxis
noun any prophylactic treatment started immediately after exposure to a disease, esp. a virus, which attempts to block or reduce injury or infection; Abbr. PEP Examples Post-exposure prophylaxis is a course of antiretroviral drugs. Usage Note medicine