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Abbreviations: What do they mean?-discussion thread

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by msjinkzd, Jul 11, 2008.

  1. msjinkzd

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    GBR - German Blue Ram
     
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    BYOB Bring your own beer
     
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    Awile ago now i was calling fish stores looking for the (HOB) brand filter..LOL
     
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    AshK Muffin MIX NAO

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    HOB -hang on the back (used to describe filter types)
    brigs -Pomacea bridgesii snail
    RAOK -random acts of kindness (used to describe an item in the classified that is discounted or free)
    FS -for sale
    FT -for trade
    FTW -for the win (used to indicate approval or enthusiasm for something)
    WTB -wanting to buy
     
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    FTW: For the win
    MFK:Monster Fish Kepper
    CT:Crowntail
    VT:Veltail
    HFM:Halfmoon
    EX:Example
    W/O:with out
    W/:with
    V2K12:Virtuoso2k12 ;)
     
  7. ChilDawg

    ChilDawg Math is sexy.

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    Does this mean I should update the glossary again? LOL.
     
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    FWIW- For what its worth
    IMO- IN My Opinion
    IME- In my Experience
    IMHO- In my honest opinon
    AYCE- All you can eat
     
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    IMHO also means "In My Humble Opinion"

    Of course there are many variations for a majority of these acronyms. You just need to keep in mind which ones mean what according to the forum you are on.

    In effort to KISS (Keep is Short and Simple, Keep is Short and Sweet, or Keep it Short Stupid!) I think the general idea has been reached.

    We could continue to add until IMHO the thread becomes FUBAR or FUTATABAR, BOC YMMV!
     
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    johnlarson66 These Pandas Rock

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    PR = Power Role
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    you must play mafia to understand...
     

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