ECP

04:13 Oct 30, 2020
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English language (monolingual) [PRO]
Geography
English term or phrase: ECP
This acronym is used in the text to refer to a region, or a group of countries, which seems to include Canada and a number of European countries. Other acronyms mentioned in the same table are LATAM, for Latin America, and MART, for Middle East, Africa, Russia and Turkey. So what does ECP stand for in this context?
Alaa Zeineldine
Egypt
Local time: 08:00


SUMMARY OF ALL EXPLANATIONS PROVIDED
3 -2Europe, Canada, and the Pacific
Kiet Bach
3 -4European Committee for the prevention of torture
Lisa Rosengard


Discussion entries: 14





  

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13 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): -2
ecp
Europe, Canada, and the Pacific


Explanation:
the Pacific: countries and regions in the Pacific ocean (Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, The Philippines, Vietnam, Australia, .....)

Kiet Bach
United States
Local time: 22:00
Native speaker of: Native in ChineseChinese

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Taña Dalglish: https://www.proclinical.com/job/field-medical-strategy-and-e... ECP > does not include the Pacific. It is Partner Markets; the Pacific is under the "ACP Group".
1 hr

disagree  Yvonne Gallagher: Correct answer already given in Dbox and 1st Ghit so easily found
5 hrs
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): -4
ecp
European Committee for the prevention of torture


Explanation:
Other possibilities are:

'Emerging Capital Partners'
'Electronic Check Processing' (in banking)
'Emergency Care Practitioner' (paramedics)

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www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ECP

www.thefreedictionary.com/acronym

"An acronym is a word formed by combining the initial letters of a multi-part name, such as NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) or by combining the initial letters or parts of a series of words."

Lisa Rosengard
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:00
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Tony M: None of these make sense at all in Asker's well-explained context
1 hr

disagree  Bashiqa: Not in this context.
2 hrs

disagree  philgoddard: Apart from being ridiculous, this isn't even correct. The abbreviation for the committee is CPT.
5 hrs

agree  sajad neisi
11 hrs

disagree  Yvonne Gallagher: Not the context for any of these
16 hrs

disagree  AllegroTrans: Asker clearly says it's a group of countries and I don't think we need to be taught what an acronym is
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