Abbreviation
An abbreviation (from Latin brevis, meaning short) is a shortened form of a word or phrase. Usually, but not always, it consists of a letter or group of letters taken from the word or phrase. For exam...
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Scribal abbreviation
Scribal abbreviations or sigla (singular: siglum or sigil) are the abbreviations used by ancient and medieval scribes writing in Latin, and later in Greek and Old Norse. Modern manuscript editing (sub...
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Neologism
A neologism (/niːˈɒlədʒɪzəm/; from Greek νέο- néo-, "new" and λόγος lógos, "speech, utterance") is the name for a newly coined term, word, or phrase that may be in the process of entering common use, ...
Acronym
An acronym is an abbreviation formed from the initial components in a phrase or a word. Usually these components are individual letters (as in NATO or laser) or parts of words or names (as in Benelux...
Psc (British Army)
PSC stands for passed staff college. These are the initials which appear in the service lists denoting that a British, Bangladeshi, Indian, Sri Lankan or Pakistani Army officer has attended the Staff ...
B. australis
B. australis may refer to:
B. andrewi
B. andrewi may refer to:
Nomina sacra
Nomina sacra (singular: nomen sacrum) means "sacred names" in Latin, and is used to refer to the tradition of abbreviated writing of several frequently occurring divine names or titles in early Holy S...
Breviograph
A breviograph (from L. brevis, short, and Gk. grapho, to write) is a type of scribal abbreviation in the form of an easily written symbol, character, flourish, or stroke based on a modified letter for...
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Ditloid
A ditloid is a type of word puzzle, in which a phrase, quotation, date, or fact must be deduced from the numbers and abbreviated letters in the clue. Common words such as 'the', 'in', 'a', 'an', 'of',...
Acronyms in the Philippines
Acronyms are popular in the Philippines. It is widely used in the different sectors of the Philippine society. Often, due to long full names of the institutions in the Philippines, acronyms are then u...
List of acronyms: U
This list contains acronyms, initialisms, and pseudo-blends  that begin with the letter U. For the purposes of this list:(Main list of acronyms)
List of acronyms: T
This list contains acronyms, initialisms, and pseudo-blends  that begin with the letter T. For the purposes of this list:(Main list of acronyms)
FYIFV
FYIFV (standing for "Fuck You, I'm Fully Vested") or FYIV is a piece of early Microsoft jargon that has become an urban legend: the claim that employees whose stock options were fully vested (that is,...
Medieval Unicode Font Initiative
In digital typography, the Medieval Unicode Font Initiative (MUFI) is a project which aims to coordinate the encoding and display of special characters in medieval texts written in the Latin alphabet,...
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Four-letter abbreviation
A FLAB is an abbreviation using four letters. It is an abbreviation of Four Letter ABbreviation. It extends the self-referential humour of the TLA (Three Letter Acronym).A similar humorous abbreviati...
FERT
FERT, the motto of the Royal House of Italy, the House of Savoy, was adopted by King Vittorio Amedeo II (1666–1732).It appeared for the first time on the collar of the Supreme Order of the Most ...
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Three-letter acronym
A three-letter acronym, three-letter abbreviation, or TLA is an abbreviation, specifically an acronym, alphabetism, or initialism, consisting of three letters. These are usually the initial letters of...
Viz.
Viz. (also rendered viz without a full stop) and the adverb videlicet (/wɪˈdeɪlɪˌkɛt/ or anglicized as /vɪˈdɛlɪˌkɛt/) are used as synonyms for "namely", "that is to say", and "as follows".
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G.I. (military)
G.I. is a noun used to describe the soldiers of the United States Army and airmen of the United States Army Air Forces — and occasionally for U.S. Marines and shorebound sailors — and also for general...
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B. andrewsi
B. andrewsi may refer to:
Acronym Finder
Acronym Finder is an online database of abbreviations (acronyms, initialisms, and otherwise) and their meanings. It includes over 900,000 human-edited and verified definitions, many of them related to...
B. arvensis
B. arvensis may refer to:
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Ship prefix
A ship prefix is a combination of letters, usually abbreviations, used in front of the name of a civilian or naval ship.Prefixes for civilian vessels may either identify the type of propulsion, such a...
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List of acronyms: V
This list contains acronyms, initialisms, and pseudo-blends  that begin with the letter V. For the purposes of this list:(Main list of acronyms)
B. arborea
B. arborea may refer to:
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List of acronyms: W
This list contains acronyms, initialisms, and pseudo-blends  that begin with the letter W. For the purposes of this list:(Main list of acronyms)
Numeronym
A numeronym is a number-based word. Most commonly, a numeronym is a word where a number is used to form an abbreviation (albeit not an acronym or an initialism). Pronouncing the letters and numbers m...