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Old 08-09-2012, 11:28 AM
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Abbreviations listed here on the site

Hello,

Relatively new member, and pouring over the forums and classifieds I have come across several abbreviations that I am unfamiliar with.

Can anyone provide a glossary of some of them for better understanding and use?

Some (but not all are)
Bump
TTT
just to name a couple. Any others and they definition would be helpful
thanks
Mighty man
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Old 08-09-2012, 12:44 PM
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Re: Abbreviations listed here on the site

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Hello,

Relatively new member, and pouring over the forums and classifieds I have come across several abbreviations that I am unfamiliar with.

Can anyone provide a glossary of some of them for better understanding and use?

Some (but not all are)
Bump
TTT
just to name a couple. Any others and they definition would be helpful
thanks
Mighty man
When browsing the forums they are listed in order of posting time (newest to oldest). "Bump" and "TTT (To the Top)" are just to move the posting back up to the top of the list so people see it easier. Bump and TTT are mainly used in the classified sections.
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Old 08-09-2012, 02:25 PM
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Re: Abbreviations listed here on the site

Well, lets add a few more:


IIRC= If I Recall Correctly

YMMV= Your Mileage May Vary

FWIW= For What It's Worth

IMO= In My Opinion

IMHO= In My Humble Opinion


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Old 08-09-2012, 07:36 PM
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Re: Abbreviations listed here on the site

OP = original poster. Took me months to get guts enough to ask about that one.
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Old 08-11-2012, 11:13 AM
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Re: Abbreviations listed here on the site

Not an abbreviation or acronym (sort of) but these are a couple of my favorites ...



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Old 08-11-2012, 12:10 PM
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Not an abbreviation or acronym (sort of) but these are a couple of my favorites ...


You have not been using this one enough.
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Old 08-11-2012, 04:19 PM
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You have not been using this one enough.
I guess I'm slacking!
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