Acronym appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):
- Er, go on, trap Steven in, I say. Me oh my. Nor can an "air" bee sew. We see, Brian. An acronym? Hoe my asinine vet's part? No, ogre.
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Definition of the noun acronym
What does acronym mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acronyms
- a word formed from the initial letters of the several words in the name and pronounced as one word
- example: the word `scuba' is an acronym for s(elf)-c(ontained) u(nderwater) b(reathing) a(pparatus)
- lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
- synonym of acronym: initialism
- more generic terms: descriptor / form / signifier / word form = the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something
Alternative definition of the noun acronym
- An abbreviation formed by (usually initial) letters taken from a word or series of words, that is itself pronounced as a word, such as RAM, radar, or scuba; sometimes contrasted with initialism.
- A pronounceable word formed from the beginnings (letter or syllable) of other words and thus representing the phrase so formed, e.g. Benelux = the countries Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg considered as a political or economic whole.
- Any abbreviation so formed, regardless of pronunciation, such as TNT, IBM, or XML.
- Acronym is a musical artist, record producer.
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- Acronym: The abbreviation of the party's name.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acronym
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ACRONYM is a model-based image understanding system. It demonstrates mechanisms for interpretation of images with generic object ...
Essential Study Skills (2011)
by Linda Wong
An acronym is a word or phrase made by using the first letter of key words in a list of items to remember.
A classic acronym is the word HOMES for the five Great Lakes in the northern United States: Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, and ...
A Guide for Scientists and Other Professionals, Third Edition by Robert A. Day, Nancy Sakaduski
An acronym is an abbreviation of a special type that abounds in technical and scien- tific writing. An acronym is a word (such as NATO, radar, or laser) formed from the initial letter or letters of each of a series of words. Strictly speaking, pro- ...
by Kenneth Lange
One of the virtues of this acronym is that it does double duty. In minimization problems, the first M of MM stands for majorize and the second M for minimize. In maximization problems, the first M ...
by Thomas Donahue
An acronym is a series of first letters that is pronounceable as a word (ASCAP, MIDI). An initialism is a series of first letters that is read as letters (BWV, GFA). A contraction is a shortened form of a word that eliminates one or more interior letters, ...
What to Say and how to Say it by Nan Boss
The acronym refers to the fact that you are obtaining subjective information, and then going on to fill in the objective information, which is the data you collect from the examination and any test procedures that are done. Then comes the ...
Statistical Rules of Thumb (2011)
by Gerald van Belle
The acronym is a good illustration of mandated science. The phrase sound science also crops up in this arena. Usually with the implication that some of the science is unsound, that is, irrelevant or nitpicking. These are exciting areas but also ...
Creative Writing (2008)
— Shel Silverstein Acronyms: An acronym is a word where each letter of the word is the first letter of some other complete word. This is a form of abbreviation and the interesting ...
Data Simplification (2016)
Taming Information With Open Source Tools by Jules J. Berman
An acronym is a an abbreviation composed of letters extracted from the words composing a multi-word term. There are two major types of abbreviations: universal/permanent and local/ ephemeral. The universal/permanent abbreviations are ...
by Randal Wilson, Arthur V. Hill, Hillel Glazer
SMART goals – An easytoremember acronym for a simple goalsetting method; also called SMARTS, SMARTER, and SMARTIE. The SMART acronym is a popular and useful ...
The Frameworks of English (2013)
Introducing Language Structures by Kim Ballard
An acronym is an economical way of expressing a phrase since the first letter (or letters), usually of each word in the phrase, is placed in sequence to form a new word. Scuba, for example, stands for self-contained underwater breathing ...
Linear and Weakly Nonlinear Stability Theory by Vladislav Zheligovsky
that stability of three-dimensional space-periodic steady flows to large-scale perturbations is controlled by the so-called AKA-effect (the acronym means the anisotropic kinematic a-effect). Its absence is guaranteed only in a ...
The Name Book (2008)
Over 10,000 Names--Their Meanings, Origins, and Spiritual Significance by Dorothy Astoria
Acronyms An acronym is a word formed from letters of a set of words that stands for the group of words as a whole (usually the first letter or letters). Some common examples are SCUBA (Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus), ...
A Writer's Guide to Getting It Right by William Bryson
An acronym is a word formed from the initial letter or letters of ...
by Marie A Moisio, Elmer W. Moisio
An acronym is a word formed from the first letter of each part of a compound word or phrase. For example, the word laser is an acronym for the phrase light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation. Medical terminology is the language ...
by David A. Bedworth, Albert E. Bedworth
AA An acronym for Alcoholics Anonymous q.v.; Addicts Anonymous q.v. AAA An acronym for 1. American Academy of Allergists. 2. American Association of Anatomists. 3. American Automobile Association. AAAS An ...
by Bernard Wood
Acronym for the International Afar Research Expedition (which see). IBD Acronym for identical by descent (which see). lberomaurusian (A combination of lbero-, as in the Iberian Peninsula, and L. Mauritania = the name of a Roman ...
by Homero E. Martinez
An acronym for “World Tourism Organization.” WTRVW ( GDS): Code meaning Water View. WTTC (Organizations): An acronym for “World Travel & Tourism Council.” WWE (Organizations): An acronym for “World Wildlife ...
by Thomas Nordegren
CBD Acronym for cannabidiol, one of the ...
by Guenter Kahl
acronym for a technique should be unique, pronounceable with normal linguistic capabilities, memorably short and easily recognized, should not be fantastic, but best include the first letters of each word in the full name of the ...
by Ramesh Bangia
dbXML Acronym for database XML. A native XML database ...
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- How to use Vocabulary Editor to train an acronym
This video explains how to train Dragon dictate to recognize a acronym using Vocabulary Editor. After testing for the word in the vocabulary, create a spoken ...
- How the context of an acronym can change its meaning
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Quotes about Acronym
Never give up!
Let it flow and let it be sweet;
Positive and moral,
Let it be lovely and let it be attractive;
And strive for excellence in all that you do. (Edward Kofi Louis)
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Scrabble value of A1C3R1O1N1Y4M3
The value of this 7-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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