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U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Acronyms (and Other Forms of Abbreviation): Supporting Documents   [open pdf - 272KB]

This document discusses the following topics: "1 A Plain Language Review of Acronyms, Anacronyms, Initialisms (Alphabetisms), Abbreviations, and Symbols 2 USAGE 3 The DHS Lexicon acronym challenge 4 Rules for Creating New DHS [Department of Homeland Security] Acronyms, Abbreviations and Initialisms 5 Acronym History and Reflection 6 Digispeak Dictionary 7 Consequence Issues".

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2008-11-12
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Plain Language.gov: http://www.plainlanguage.gov/
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