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___ poetica (3 letter answer)

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The answer ARS is seen frequently, appearing about once every 90 puzzles.

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AR as a noun:

1. (argon, Ar, atomic number 18) = a colorless and odorless inert gas; one of the six inert gases; comprises approximately 1% of the earth's atmosphere
2. (are, ar) = a unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters
3. (Arkansas, Land of Opportunity, AR) = a state in south central United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War