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siglonimia

Spanish translation: pronounced abbreviation / acronym

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English term or phrase:siglonimia
Spanish translation:pronounced abbreviation / acronym
Entered by: tristar
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17:35 Apr 25, 2008
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Education / Pedagogy / acrónimos, abreviaturas, siglas
English term or phrase: siglonimia
es un tipo de abreviatura que abarca en los neologismos, pero no que su definicion exacta
rafaella
Local time: 02:21
pronounced abbreviation / acronym
Explanation:
The word acronym was coined in 1943 by Bell Laboratories for abbreviations pronounced as words, such as NATO and AIDS.
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tristar
Local time: 10:21
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pronounced abbreviation / acronym


Explanation:
The word acronym was coined in 1943 by Bell Laboratories for abbreviations pronounced as words, such as NATO and AIDS.


    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acronym
tristar
Local time: 10:21
Native speaker of: Native in HebrewHebrew
PRO pts in category: 7

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agree  LiaBarros: Perfect!!
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agree  olv10siq
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agree  Ana Roca
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agree  Mariana Iacobucci: Voto por "acronym". Saludos!
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agree  Egmont
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May 1, 2008 - Changes made by tristar:
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