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."
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