RE: Acronyms

From: John Cowan (
Date: Tue Jul 11 2000 - 08:42:51 EDT

On Mon, 10 Jul 2000, Jonathan Rosenne wrote:

> What about ISO - The International Organization for Standardization? It is common practice sometimes to keep the acronyms although they are from another language.

Or in this case from no language: ISO is not the acronym of the full
name in any language.

John Cowan                         
C'est la` pourtant que se livre le sens du dire, de ce que, s'y conjuguant
le nyania qui bruit des sexes en compagnie, il supplee a ce qu'entre eux,
de rapport nyait pas.               -- Jacques Lacan, "L'Etourdit"

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