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  • 03-07-2015, 12:16 PM
    Frank Anderson
    All these abbreviations can be sumarised as "RTFM".
    That's 'read the - manual'!
  • 03-06-2015, 10:19 AM
    Relectrocycle
    This is good and handy information.
  • 02-06-2014, 12:25 PM
    peterdroid
    rofl funny theme at start .
  • 01-07-2014, 01:49 PM
    Robertbrad
    Good abreviatoins
  • 08-26-2013, 06:18 AM
    kris12
    I sometimes wonder how many could understand these abbreviations. I use them once in a while, but only the ones that are common.
  • 07-11-2013, 07:21 AM
    andrenasey
    I think it's enough fo informations-
    3G Third Generation
    AAA Asian Athletics Association
    AAFI The Amateur Athletics Federation of India
    AC Ante Christum (Before Christ), Ashok Chakra, Air Conditioner
    ADB Asian Development Bank
    AFI Athletics Federation of India
    AFMC Armed Forces Medical College
    AI Artifical Intelligence, Air India
    AICTE All India Council for Technical Education
    AIFF All India Football Federation
    AIIMS All India Institute of Medical Science
    AITUC All India Trade Union Congress
    ALGOL Algebric Oriented Language
    AM Ante Meridiem (before Noon), Amplitude Modulation
    APEC Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation
    ARPANET Advanced Research Project Agency Network
    ASCII American Standard Code for Informa*tion Interchange
    ASEAN Association of South East Asian Na*tions
    ASLV Augmented Satellite Launch Vehicle
    AT&T American Telegraphic and Telephone Co. Ltd.
    ATC Air Traffic Control
    ATM Automated Teller Machine
    AVSM Ati Vishisht Seva Medal
    B2B Busines to Business
    B2C Business to Consumer
    BARC Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
    BBC British Broadcasting Corporation
    BBS Bulletin Board Service
    BC Before Christ
    BHEL Bharat Heavy Electri-cals Ltd
    BIOS Basic Input Output System
    BIT Binary Digit
    BPL Below Poverty Line
    BPO Business Process Outsourcing
    BPR Business Process Re-engineering
    bps bytes per second
    BSE Bombay Stock Exchange
    BSF Border Security Force
    BSNL Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited
    C2C Consumer to Consumer
    CA Chartered Accountant
    CAD Com*puter Aided Design
    CAT Common Admis*sion Test
    CBI Central Bureau of Investigation
    CBSE Central Board of Secondary Education
    CDAC Centre for the Development of Ad*vanced Computing
    CDMA Code Division Multiple Access
    CEO Chief Executive Officer
    CFSL Central Forensic Science Laboratory
    CGI Common Gateway Interface
    CIA Central Intelligence Agency
    CID Criminal Investigation Department
    CISC Complex instruction-set computing
    CITU Centre of Indian Trade Unions
    CNN Cable News Network
    COMSAT Communications Satellite Corporation
    COPRA Consumer Protection Act
    CORBA Common Object Request Broker Architecture
    CPI(M) Communist Party of India / Marxist
    CPWD Central Public Works Department
    CRIS Centre for Railway Information System
    CSIR Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
    CTBT Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty
    CYMK Cyan, Yellow, Magenta, Kinda
    D.Litt. Doctor of Literature
    D.Phil. Doctor of Philosophy
    D.Sc Doctor of Science
    DC Direct Current
    DIG Deputy Inspector General
    DMA Direct Memory Access
    DMK Dravida Munetra Kazhagam
    DNA Deoxyribo-nucleic Acid
    DTP Desktop Publishing
    DVC Damodar Valley Corporation
    DVD Digital Versatile/Video Disc
  • 06-19-2013, 08:29 AM
    Glacier
    Quote Originally Posted by DirtyAngel View Post
    I love to text but I HATE all those Abbreviations! Even before I had a full pull out qwery keyboard I still ALWAYS typed out the whole words and used correct punctuation
    I'm the same way! I have a degree in English, so I just can't bring myself to abbreviate anything. It doesn't bother me when other people do it, but I just can't.
  • 04-10-2013, 03:12 AM
    Katerina
    Intuition? Sometimes it doesn't work for me) especially if it concerns some official abbreviations.
  • 09-28-2012, 02:59 AM
    ios ftw
    I rarely use abbreviations because I mainly talk to people on Skype but when I'm in a big hurry I tend to use short words and abbreviations so this topic really comes in handy for me.
  • 09-25-2012, 04:20 PM
    Daxep
    I Really don't like abreviations.. They annoy me a bit and it is sometimes hard to read
  • 08-11-2011, 08:41 AM
    smallbus01
    I think he meant cellphone term not IM terms. Sign.....

    IMEI -International Mobile Equipment Identity
    USB- Universal Serial Bus

    That is all I got for now. I'll be back later.
  • 12-22-2010, 03:08 AM
    zanderzander
    good information
  • 12-15-2010, 01:42 AM
    censtantinecel
    thanks for the heads up, it will sure come handy
  • 10-24-2010, 11:11 AM
    DirtyAngel
    I love to text but I HATE all those Abbreviations! Even before I had a full pull out qwery keyboard I still ALWAYS typed out the whole words and used correct punctuation
  • 08-21-2010, 08:30 PM
    zoogderrick2
    oh ok!
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