from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

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


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