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Subject:Re: Not an acronymn.... From:"Guy K. Haas" <guy -at- hiskeyboard -dot- com> To:mattgras -at- comcast -dot- net Date:Thu, 20 May 2010 08:42:41 -0700
It seems to be considered a homophone.
--Guy K. Haas
Software Exegete in Silicon Valley
n Thu, May 20, 2010 8:34 am, mattgras -at- comcast -dot- net wrote:
> Anyone know what to call constructions like "K9" (as in "K9 Unit,"
> referring to a canine unit of a police department)?
> It's not an acronym, abbreviation or initialism....
> And anyone have examples of similar words?
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