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AD

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for ANDORRA.

AD

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Principality of Andorra. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Andorran bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Andorra. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Andorra. Each Andorran Parish has its own code with the prefix "AD." For example, the code for the Parish of Canillo is ISO 3166-2:AD-02.

3. See: A-D.
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