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Posted By: Catrin
29-Jul-00 - 07:10 PM
Thread Name: Acronym dictionary?
Subject: RE: Acronym dictionary?

Perhaps that's something to do with the way language works. You 'heard' the word in context and worked out a meaning for it which is damn near equivalent to the 'real' meaning.