noun 1. a medical practitioner whose practice is not limited to any specific branch of medicine or class of diseases. Abbreviation: G.P. noun 1. a physician who does not specialize but has a medical practice (general practice) in which he deals with all illnesses Informal name family doctor, GP general practitioner n. Abbr. G.P., GP […]
noun, Astronomy. 1. the precession that results from both lunisolar precession and planetary precession; precession of the equinoxes.
- General protection failure
(GPF, or General Protection Fault) An addressing error, caught by the processor’s memory protection hardware, that cannot be attributed to any expected condition such as a page fault. (1995-03-28)
- General protection fault
General Protection Failure
- General public licence
spelling It’s spelled “General Public License”. (In the UK, “licence” is a noun and “license” is a verb (like “advice”/”advise”) but in the US both are spelled “license”). (1995-05-12)