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Dictionary of Naval Abbreviations, Fourth Edition

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Most professions have their own languages, and the U.S. Navy with its labored acronyms is certainly no exception. Those in and out of the naval profession will find this dictionary an essential tool in deciphering their unique language, which has its origins in the days of sail and continues to mutate in the ever-growing vocabulary of technology. For this completely revise ...more
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published March 15th 2005 by US Naval Institute Press (first published December 1st 2004)
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Fredrick Danysh
May 05, 2014 rated it liked it
The US Department of the Navy is heavy into the use of abbreviations and acronyms, just as is the rest of the military and all government agencies. This book gives plain English meanings to many of these terms. A good reference.
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