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Subject:TIEBREAKER NEEDED: What do you call this? From:Nancy Hoft <itech -at- MV -dot- MV -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 19 Jul 1995 13:05:14 -0400
Well, thank you all for your responses. However, I'm now more confused.
There are three predominant responses I got, and I don't know which one is
correct: abbreviation, acronym, and contraction. For those who are late
joining this discussion, I'm trying to find out what to call the word
bit, which is "short for" binary digit. Any and all clarity here would