Acronym

Acronym: A word created from the first letters of other words. 

For example:

  • NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
  • BOOK – Box Of Organized Knowledge
  • CLASS – Come Late And Start Sleeping
  • PHD – Please Hire.  Desperate.

From Greek ἄκρον (height, summit, peak), and and ὄνομα (name).

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