ACRONYM

An abbreviated form of a title that includes several words, but is regarded as a one word grammatically in terms of its abbreviate. Each letter in the abbreviated form generally stands for the first letter of each word that makes up the acronym.

ACRONYM: "Acronyms are commonly used to recall test materials and theories."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ACRONYM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/acronym/ (accessed August 11, 2020).
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