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Acronyms & Abbreviations
Online Resources: Acronyms & Abbreviations
Online resources are available to anyone with an internet connection and do not require any login credentials to access. General online sources must always be carefully vetted to verify appropriateness for use in a project (see the Academic Integrity and CRAP Test Guides for details).
Abbreviations.com holds hundreds of thousands of entries organized by a large variety of categories from computing and the Web to governmental, medicine and business
With more than 1,000,000 human-edited definitions, Acronym Finder is the world's largest and most comprehensive dictionary of acronyms, abbreviations, and initialisms.
Acronyms and Abbreviations
From the Free Dictionary by Farlex. The Acronym Finder allows users to decipher acronyms from a database of over 1,000,000 entries covering computers, technology, telecommunications, and the military.
DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
From the Joint Doctrine Library of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
This guide lists acronyms and abbreviations commonly used by the United States federal government. Note: as of June 2011, GovSpeak no longer includes military acronyms.
The Internet Acronym Server
By Silmaril Consultants. The Internet Acronym Server has been collecting acronyms from all over for the best part of three decades. The most recent iteration of the site includes improved mobile device access.
The List of Chat Acronyms & Text Message Shorthand
From NetLingo. A.K.A., abbreviations, acronyms, cyberslang, initialisms, leetspeak, online jargon, shorthand, SMS code, textese, text speak.
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