Dictionary of educational acronyms, abbreviations, and initialisms by James C. Palmer

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Published by Oryx Press in Phoenix, Ariz .

Written in English

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  • Education -- Acronyms,
  • Education -- Abbreviations

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Statementcompiled and edited by James C. Palmer and Anita Y. Colby ; ERIC Clearinghouse for Junior Colleges.
ContributionsColby, Anita Y., ERIC Clearinghouse for Junior Colleges.
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LC ClassificationsLB15 .P35 1985
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Paginationvi, 97 p. ;
Number of Pages97
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Open LibraryOL2867473M
ISBN 10089774165X
LC Control Number84042814

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