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    Quote Originally Posted by steelemonkey View Post
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    Sorry, after decades in the IT industry it didn't occur to me that it wasn't a readily recognised abbreviation.

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    It's interesting I guess all specialisms have there own acronyms and abreviations. In medicine , a notoriously secretive profession, there are many, some of which have escaped and even become politically incorrect. FLK, Downs etc. One problem is that even within an area of speciality the abbreviation can have more than one meaning, MI, myocardial infarction or mitral incompetence this is of course compounded when different disciplines are involved in a project. Language is not a precise tool!
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    Definitely don't doubt Dawn - not if you value your life

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    Quote Originally Posted by Divemouse View Post
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    Normal for Norfolk ?

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    I debated whether to include that! But thought better of it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Divemouse View Post
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    Allegedly written on some patient records a few years back.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tim Digger View Post
    It's interesting I guess all specialisms have there own acronyms and abreviations.
    I'm in road haulage and "FFS" seems to be a commonly used one...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Strange One. View Post
    I'm in road haulage and "FFS" seems to be a commonly used one...
    But not often written down I imagine, just the thought of stopping your juggernaut to make a quick note of someone's traffic misdemeanour. The all the countries roads would be solid.
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