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  Terminology and Acronyms
  
   I used to have a list of acronyms here, and the intention of merging
   with other lists when I could find the time. Then I realised that it's
   been done by others - better than I'm ever likely to! So here instead
   is where you get CCRS's extensive glossary:
   http://www.ccrs.nrcan.gc.ca/common/comndexe.html.


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