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abbreviation

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An abbreviation 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 example, the word abbreviation can ...

initialism

Language; Abbreviations

A kind of abbreviation where the initial letters of the words in a phrase are pronounced one by one, such as BCNU= Be seein you

yolo

Language; Abbreviations

Yolo is an acronym of 'you only live once' that has been popularised on social media.

IPoB

Language; Abbreviations

Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) are the officially inhabitants of the Republic of Biafra. Biafra was a secessionist state in south eastern Nigeria that existed from 30 May 1967. The inhabitants ...

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