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Question Acronyms and definitions
I have seen all sorts of acronyms and definitions being used. Would it be possible to have a sticky thread at the top defining what they all mean please?

It would help this newbie get up to speed!
11-12-2015 01:46 AM
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RE: Acronyms and definitions
Something like this? http://www.apneaboard.com/wiki/index.php?title=Acronyms

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RE: Acronyms and definitions
Thats it exactly! But where is it? I have that page bookmarked now.
Blimey - must have sleep in ma eyes - found it thanks.
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11-13-2015 12:08 AM
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RE: Acronyms and definitions
It's in the wiki - link at the top of every page. There's a lot of good stuff there.

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11-13-2015 04:38 AM
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