Several residents in Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city which fell to the extremist group in June, told The Associated Press that the militants threatened to cut the tongue of anyone who publicly used the acronym
Daesh, instead of referring to the group by its full name, saying it shows defiance and disrespect.
I just remember the simple days of yesteryear when acronym
stories carried less social baggage.
The free all is simply called FAA Acronyms
Confusion is a virtual certainty when a benefits company uses an acronym
to mean something different than it means in common parlance.
for random access memory is pronounced ram, and next to the CPU it's generally the second most important component of a component.
The questions of interest in this study are: In what ways was the acronym
IMF manifested in Korean popular culture?
It involves recognizing a character chain as an acronym
and not as an unknown or misspelled word.
We get testy if we have to keep going to acronym
WILF or Wilfing is the acronym
for What am I Looking For.
Seeking to learn more of what lies behind this unlikely name, I consulted the internet and was unreliably informed that SCON is an acronym
meaning Server Consolidation, Serial Port Control Register, Scheme Contracted-Out Number and Student Consultant - this last, at the University of New Mexico.
My dictionary defines an acronym
as a series of initial letters from words that can be pronounced, like ASAP or AIDs; MSDS cannot be pronounced; it is not an acronym
How about ESI--a common acronym
buzzing around corporate offices of records managers?