Meaning of Acronym



English: Acronym
Bangla: আদ্যক্ষরা
Hindi: परिवर्णी
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

a word formed from the initial letters or groups of letters of words in a set phrase or series of words and pronounced as a separate word, as Wac from Women's Army Corps, OPEC from Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, or loran from long-range navigation.

Definition: 2

a set of initials representing a name, organization, or the like, with each letter pronounced separately; an initialism.

Definition: 3

an acrostic.

Definition: 4

to make an acronym of: The committee's name has been acronymed MIKE.

Definition: 5

a pronounceable name made up of a series of initial letters or parts of words; for example, UNESCO for the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization