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Scientific Abrreviations / Scientific Acronyms

Following is the list of frequently asked Scientific Abbreviations / Acronyms.

FREQUENTLY ASKED SCIENTIFIC ABBREVIATIONS / ACRONYMS

AbbreviationDefinition
CCTVClosed-Circuit Television
LCDLiquid Crystal Display
CRTCathode Ray Tube
LEDLiquid Emitting Diode
RADARRadio Detection and Ranging
SONARSound Navigation and Ranging
LASERLight Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation
MASERMicrowave Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation
AIDSAcquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
SARSSevere Acute Respiratory Syndrome
BASICBeginner's All Purpose Symbolic Instruction Code
DNADeoxyribonucleic Acid
PVCPolyvinyl Chloride
CNGCompressed Natural Gas
LNGLiquefied Natural Gas
LPGLiquefied Petroleum Gas
TBTuberculosis
BCGBacillus Calmette-Guerin
LORANLong Range Navigation
AWACSAirborne Warning and Control System
AMUAtomic Mass Unit
CROCathode-Ray Oscilloscope
STPStandard Temperature and Pressure
EMFElectromotive Force
ADHAntidiuretic Hormone
BTUBritish Thermal Unit
CFCChloro Fluoro Carbon
CNSCentral Nervous System
DDTDichloro Diphenyl Trichloroethane
FBTRFast Breeder Test Reactor
ICUIntensive Care Unit
RNARibose Nucleic Acid
STARSatellite for Telecommunication Applications and Research
TFTThin Film Transistor
TNTTri Nitro Toulene



COMPUTER SCIENCE & INTERNET RELATED ABBREVIATIONS


AbbreviationDefinition
WWWWorld Wide Web
HTTPHypertext Transfer Protocol
HTTPSHypertext Transfer Protocol Secure
LANLocal Area Network
WLANWireless Local Area Network
WANWide Area Network
FTPFile Transfer Protocol
PDFPortable Document Format
CPUCentral Processing Unit
HTMLHypertext Markup Language
CSSCascading Style Sheets
RAMRandom Access Memory
ROMRead only Memory
ALUArithmetic and Logic Unit
MICRMagnetic-Ink Character Recongnition



FREQUENCY RELATED ABBREVIATIONS / ACRONYMS

AbbreviationDefinition
FMFrequency Modulator
HFHigh Frequency
LFLow Frequency
MDMedium Frequency
UHFUltra High Frequency
VHFVery High Frequency
VLFVery Low Frequency
RFRadio Frequency



SCIENTIFIC INSTITUTES & SOCIETIES ABBREVIATIONS / ACRONYMS

AbbreviationDefinition
NASANational Aeronautic & Space Administration
SUPARCOSpace of Upper Atmosphere Research Committee
IUPACInternational Union of Pure & Applied Chemistry
KaNuPPKarachi Nuclear Power Plant
SHEIRSociety of Higher Education & Industrial Research
PIEASPakistan Institute of Engineering & Appliead Sciences
NUSTNational University of Science and Technology