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(B)acronyms

An acronym is a word that is a pronounceable initialism. A bacronym is a word that has had an acronym created to match its letters and, usually, meaning. Can you determine which of these are bacronyms and which are acronyms? All terms will be capitalized to obfuscate the answer.


 

Quiz ID:#19829
Fun:** (2.08)
Difficulty:** (1.95)
Category:Humanities > Linguistics
Created By:phrebh*us****

 

 

 



#1   CAPTCHA is an acronym.




#2   APGAR is a bacronym.




#3   BASIC is a bacronym.




#4   LASER is a bacronym.




#5   ACME is a bacronym.




#6   AWOL is an acronym.




#7   PERL (programming language) is an acronym.




#8   PING is an acronym.




#9   POSH is an acronym.




#10   WIKI is a bacronym.




 

 


   



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