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  • n. Plural form of initial.
  • n. An abbreviation of a person's name, constructed by taking the initial letters of first, last, and sometimes middle name. See monogram

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.pl. The first letters of a person's first and last name, and sometimes also the first letters of the middle name or names.

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