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  • acronymically — adverb /akɹəˈnɪmɪk(ə)li/ In an acronymic way; in such a way as to form an acronym …   Wiktionary

  • acronym — noun Etymology: acr + onym Date: 1943 a word (as NATO, radar, or snafu) formed from the initial letter or letters of each of the successive parts or major parts of a compound term; also an abbreviation (as FBI) formed from initial letters ;… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Women's Royal Army Corps — The Women s Royal Army Corps (WRAC; sometimes pronounced acronymically as IPAEng|ˈræk, a term unpopular with its members) was the corps to which all women in the British Army except medical, dental and veterinary officers and chaplains (who… …   Wikipedia

  • German Eastern Marches Society — (German: Deutscher Ostmarkenverein, also known in German as Verein zur Förderung des Deutschtums in den Ostmarken) was a German radical,[1][2] extremely nationalist[3] xenophobic organization[4] founded in 1 …   Wikipedia

  • WBVI — Infobox Radio station name = WBVI city = Fostoria, Ohio branding = Mix 96.7 slogan = Findlay s Mix 96.7 airdate = 1946 frequency = 96.7 (MHz) format = Hot Adult Contemporary erp = 3,000 watts haat = 88 meters (289 feet) class = A facility id =… …   Wikipedia

  • acronym — acronymic, acronymous /euh kron euh meuhs/, adj. acronymically, adv. /ak reuh nim/, n. 1. a word formed from the initial letters or groups of letters of words in a set phrase or series of words, as Wac from Women s Army Corps, OPEC from… …   Universalium

  • Red cells — Short for red blood cells, the oxygen/carbon dioxide carrying cells in blood. Also known acronymically as RBC’s, red corpuscles or erythrocytes (literally, red hollow vessels) …   Medical dictionary

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