The panel opted to replace use of the LGBT acronym
with LGB&T Committee report prepared for the next meeting
can make you chortle, such as WIMP or KREEP.
COME and business acronyms
go, and usually those acronyms
are a snappy way to make an otherwise mundane business initiative sound exciting and new.
? SCUBA Stands for: Self-contained underwater breathing apparatus Which means: Who'd have thought this was an acronym
? Scuba sounds a bit like what the diver is actually doing below the water.
If done so, in due time acronyms
like PAT and QbD would disappear from pharma's formulation vocabulary.
and the movement--which says its goals are to end Israel's occupation of "all Arab lands" and dismantle the West Bank wall, ensure "full equality" for Palestinian citizens of Israel and allow Palestinian refugees to return to their homes--took off slowly.
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.
"Thousands of Women are Named Isis, Please Petition the Media to Use the Accurate Acronym
ISIL," states her online petition (http://www.thepetitionsite.
But before the BFP official could explain its meaning, the President inquired further and asked, "paghalasa," word or acronym
I enjoyed "The Acronym
Jungle" in the February issue.
"Dati le'she'avar," he tells me, "Someone who was religious in the past." No one seems to know the exact origins of the acronym
or when it first began to be used, but it's a stark contrast from the moniker 'ex-frum,' the closest corresponding English descriptor.
Summary: Supporters of the opposition have begun using a new acronym
to refer to Lebanon's Hezbollah, after the Arabic acronym
for the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) became a household word.