30 Commonly Used Abbreviations with Less Known Meanings


We come across many abbreviation in our day to day lives. Especially in this era of smartphones, using abbreviations becomes even more mandatory. We’ve been using so many abbreviations without even knowing the full form or the literal meaning of it. Here’s the compilation of 30 such commonly used abbreviations that you didn’t know.

1.SIM – Subscriber Identity Module

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2.A.M. – Ante Meridiem

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3.P.M. – Post Meridiem

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4.i.e. – Id Est

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5.OK – Objection Killed

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6. NEWS – North East West South

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7. OR – Orl Korec (Greek Word)

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8. SUV – Sports Utility Vehicle

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9. ICU- Intensive Care Unit

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10. LTE – Long Term Evolution

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