Acronyms


acronym ("&kr@nIm). orig. U.S. [f. acr(o- + -onym after homonym.] A word formed from the initial letters of other words. Hence as v. trans., to convert into an acronym (chiefly pass. and as pa. pple.). Also acronymic a.; acronymically adv.; acronyming vbl. n.; acronymize v. trans.         Oxford English Dictionary. Ed. J. A. Simpson and E. S. C. Weiner. 2nd ed. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1989.


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The Abbreviation & Acronym Directory is only a partial listing of Hanford Site acronyms and abbreviations and is not intended to replace other reference materials. It is intended to provide definitions that are not available elsewhere. Another good resou

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This is the list of acronyms and abbreviations in the Network Acronym and Abbreviation Server formerly available by email. The email service is no longer available (use WebMail for email access).

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