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Subject:Abbreviation Embarrassment From:"Walter L. Bazzini" <bazzini -at- COMPUSERVE -dot- COM> Date:Sun, 2 Mar 1997 09:06:25 -0500
Finally, someone piped up and just plain asked, "What's an 'SME?'" A handy
place to go and spare yourself sharing publicly the shame of not knowing
such cryptic things that run rampant in this industry and are spit out like
common language is the Acronym & Abbreviation List: