Re: Not an acronymn....

Subject: Re: Not an acronymn....
From: Dossy Shiobara <dossy -at- panoptic -dot- com>
To: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 20 May 2010 14:02:40 -0400

Actually, the numeronym of "canine" would be C4E, not K9. "K9" is an
abbreviation and homophone.


On 5/20/10 1:52 PM, Bill Swallow wrote:
> It certainly is an abbreviation. It's just not an acronym or an
> initialism (both of which are abbreviations). But Dossy indeed nailed
> it; it's a numeronym. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Numeronym


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References:
Re: Not an acronymn....: From: Bill Swallow
Re: Not an acronymn....: From: mattgras
Re: Not an acronymn....: From: Bill Swallow

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