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What does the acronym radar and scuba stand for?

SCUBA-self contained underwater breathing apparatus


What does the acronym SCUBA stand fore?

Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus.


Is SCUBA an acronym or an abbreviation?

Yes, SCUBA is an acronym and it stands for Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus


What does the acronym IT stand for?

IT stands for Information Technology.---Athough, IT is not an acronym. An acronym is actual word that is made up from the first letters of a phrase such as scuba.(Self Contained Underwater Breathing Aparatus)


Does an acronym have to be a word?

An acronym is a string of letters standing for the words in a phrase. So no - SCUBA was not a word before it was an acronym. As an acronym SCUBA (Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus) has entered the language and now can stand on its own as a noun -- an aqualung or a verb - scubaed and scubaing, an adjective - the scuba industry. So no an acronym doesn't have to be a word, and just because some become words doesn't mean they should. HAND.


Where did the word SCUBA come from?

It's an acronym: Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus = SCUBA (not scuba)


Is scuba an example of an acronym?

SCUBA was originally an acronym for "self contained underwater breathing apparatus," but today it's considered a word on its own


How do you spell scuba in spanish?

SCUBA. It is an acronym and not normally translated. I know SCUBA is used in both Spain and Mexico.


What does the acronym D.R.I.V.E. stand for?

What does the acronym D.R.I.V.E. stand for?


What is the orgin of word scuba?

The word scuba was originally an acronym for self contained breathing apparatus.


What is the word that forms the acronym scuba?

SCUBA stands for Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus.


What words were telescoped to form scuba?

Scuba is an acronym for - self contained under water breathing apparatus


What word means a group of letters where each letter stands for a word?

I think you are referring to what is called an "acronym." For example, the word "scuba" (as in scuba diving) is an acronym. "Scuba" stands for Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus.


Is SCUBA an acronym?

It is-self contained underwater breathing apparatus.


Can acronyms be words?

Yes. Scuba is both an acronym and a word.


What is the name for a word made up from initials such as radar or scuba?

acronym


What is the meaning of the acronym SCUBA?

Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus


How do you use the word scuba in a sentence?

While scuba is an acronym, it is no longer necessary to capitalize every letter of the word.I would like to upgrade my scuba gear.


How do you spell Scuba in Italian?

Scuba is a word based on an acronym so it is international, now the word diving will need to be translated.


In scuba diving what do the letters SCUBA stand for?

SCUBA stands for: self-contained underwater breathing apparatus.


What does the acronym AWH stand for?

The acronym AWH can stand for two different phrases. The phrases that the acronym AWH can stand for are: Antique White House, and after working hours.


What does b stand for scuba?

breathing


What does the U stand for in SCUBA?

underwater


What do you call a word such as scuba?

This is an acronym, since it stands for Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus. Similar to LASER as an acronym.


What does scuba's letters' stand for?

scuba = Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus