Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

AOP may refer to any of the following:

1. Short for Aspect-Oriented Programming, AOP was created by Xerox PARC (Palo Alto Research Center) and helps the programmer decide on how the program is going to be compiled.

2. Short for auto operator, AOP is a chanserv IRC (Internet Relay Chat) chat feature that grants a user automatic OP (operator) in a chat channel they have rights to after they have registered with nickserv. When someone grated AOP, it's called AOPed.

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