This is a discussion on CC.com puter lingo within the Old Forum News, Feedback, Problems & Comments forums, part of the DefensiveCarry.com Forum Office category; Some that pop up that aren't computer lingo, that still leave some people scratching heads are things like: ACP = A utomatic C olt P ...
Some that pop up that aren't computer lingo, that still leave some people scratching heads are things like:
ACP = Automatic Colt Pistol
WCF = Winchester Center Fire
SOCOM = Special Operations COMmand
GAP = Glock Automatic Pistol
If I think of more, I will add them to this list, but this is what comes off the top of my head.
excellent. i'll check out the link too ccw9mm.
IIRC is the one that hung me up for the longest time when I first started reading here. :)
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IANAL = I Am Not A Lawyer - Used as preface by someone who is about to give legal advice, or his/her opinion about a legal issue.
TTIWWP - This Thread Is Worthless Without Pictures
here's a few more i'd like to know while i wear out this thread.
IFF = Identification Friend or Foe - it is a military transponder for use in armored vehicles and aircraft.
MWGL = Mid West Gaming League
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But wait, wait a minute... didn't you retire from teaching?
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thanks guys. I'm actually compiling all this in a very usable format on notepad. when it gets large enough (it's pretty big already) I'll post it or give it over to the admins and/or mods. i think it would be very useful as they would be the shorts relating to CC instead of the millions used for world wide chat.
What's this button do?
Certainly, if you are noting them all down let one of us know later. Could be I can make up a small page as I did for Pic help and holster links - and so save Bumper any hassles.
One other which is very peripheral but I guess describes me too
WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get)
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is like owning a piano and assuming that you are a musician!."
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