Category Archives: Acronyms

Meanings of IBM

International Business Machines or IBM according to Abbreviationfinder (known colloquially as the Blue Giant): It is a transactional company that manufactures and markets computer- related tools, programs and services. IBM is headquartered in Armonk (New York, United States) and has been incorporated as such since June 15, 1911, but has been operating since 1888. With around 390,000 employees in… Read More »

Meanings of AIDS

What is AIDS? Short for Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome by Abbreviationfinder, AIDS is the inability of the immune system to cope with infections and other pathological processes, and it develops when the level of CD4 T lymphocytes falls below 200 cells per milliliter of blood. Normally, white blood cells and antibodies attack and destroy any foreign… Read More »

History of United Nations (UN) Part II

After the terrorist attacks on New York and Washington on September 11, 2001, which the UN Security Council viewed as a threat to world peace, the Security Council passed a resolution obliging all UN member states to take measures to combat international terrorism. The fact that the UN had already dealt with the dangers of… Read More »

History of United Nations (UN) Part I

The beginnings of the UN: Based on the Atlantic Charter of August 14, 1941, on January 1, 1942, 26 states fighting against the Axis powers united to form the United Nations in the “Washington Pact”. At their Moscow conference the foreign ministers of China, Great Britain, the USSR and the USA decided on November 1,… Read More »

Meanings of GMAT

Thinking of applying for an MBA? So you can’t forget to take the GMAT test before applying to a university. The Graduate Management Admission Test (abbreviated as GMAT by Abbreviationfinder) is a test supervised by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a non-profit organization comprised of the world’s leading graduate business schools Since approximately 6,500… Read More »

Meanings of CD

CD is a term that is part of the dictionary of the DigoPaul, which comes from the English acronym that refers to a compact disc (that is, a compact disc). According to abbreviationfinder, a CD, therefore, is a digitally recorded optical element that is used for information storage. Music, videos, text documents and any other… Read More »

Meanings of CD ROM

The term CD-ROM is made up of two parts, both linked to acronyms in the English language. A CD is a compact disc: a compact disc. ROM, on the other hand, refers to Read Only Memory (” Read Only Memory “). It can be said, therefore, that a CD-ROM is a type of compact disc… Read More »

Meanings of SAT

If you are planning to apply to a university in the United States, it is vital that you know what the SAT exam consists of and why it is necessary for your admission process. What is the SAT? According to Abbreviationfinder, it is one of the two standardized college admissions tests in the US (the… Read More »

Meanings of GRE, GMAT and TOEFL

Registration and payment for all these exams is done only online and directly with the organizations that host each exam through their websites. In these websites you will also find the official and updated information about the exam and the dates available to take it are published and / or managed. The GRE (Graduate Record… Read More »

Meanings of TOEIC

What is TOEIC? Produced since 1979 by Educational Testing Service (ETS), the leading US organization in educational research and assessment processes, the TOEIC® test is an international certification to measure the level of English and diagnose the oral and written comprehension of  non-native English speakers. According to Abbreviationfinder, TOEIC stands for Test Of English for International… Read More »