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Abbreviation explanation please

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Elderflower2 Sun 26-Jul-20 20:49:52

Some are guessable but others not so much.

tanith Sun 26-Jul-20 21:08:23

At the top under Gransnet forums you will see ‘acronyms’ click on it to see all the abbreviations explained.

mcem Sun 26-Jul-20 21:28:00

If the term 'abbreviations' appeared instead of 'acronyms' that would be clear. There have been many requests to GNHQ for this change but all have been ignored.
By the way acronyms and abbreviations are not the same.
Eg NATO and UNESCO are acronyms while DiL and DH are abbreviations!

welbeck Sun 26-Jul-20 23:48:21

acronyms sound like some kind of wall covering

Elderflower2 Mon 27-Jul-20 10:48:53

Thank you both smile

Elderflower2 Mon 27-Jul-20 10:50:24

:D wall're right