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 for An
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  An \An\, conj. [Shortened fr. and, OE. an., and, sometimes and
     if, in introducing conditional clauses, like Icel. enda if,
     the same word as and. Prob. and was originally pleonastic
     before the conditional clause.]
     If; -- a word used by old English authors. --Shak.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Nay, an thou dalliest, then I am thy foe. --B. Jonson.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     An if, and if; if.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  An \An\ ([a^]n). [AS. [=a]n one, the same word as the numeral.
     See One, and cf. A.]
     This word is properly an adjective, but is commonly called
     the indefinite article. It is used before nouns of the
     singular number only, and signifies one, or any, but somewhat
     less emphatically. In such expressions as "twice an hour,"
     "once an age," a shilling an ounce (see 2d A, 2), it has a
     distributive force, and is equivalent to each, every.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Note: An is used before a word beginning with a vowel sound;
           as, an enemy, an hour. It in also often used before h
           sounded, when the accent of the word falls on the
           second syllable; as, an historian, an hyena, an heroic
           deed. Many writers use a before h in such positions.
           Anciently an was used before consonants as well as
           vowels.
           [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  AN
      n 1: an associate degree in nursing [syn: Associate in
           Nursing, AN]

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014) :

  AN
         Access Node
         

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014) :

  AN
         Alternating Network
         

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  an
  
      The country code for the Netherlands Antilles
     (Dutch Antilles).
  
     (1999-01-27)
  

From Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856) :

  AN, JOUR, ET WASTE. See Year, day, and waste.
  
  

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