Description

This acronym stands for:

  • Classic(al) (CLASS)
  • Function(al) Area Requirement (FAR)
  • Situation(al) Awareness (SA)
  • Department(al) Network Administrator (DNA)
  • Motivation(al) Research (MR)
  • Division(al) (DI)
  • Transition(al) Architecture (TA)
  • Prowler (Birmingham, AL Radio Code) (13)
  • Weird Al Yankovic (WAY)
  • Mechanic(al/ist/anized) (MECH)
  • Organization(al) Breakdown Structure (OBS)
  • Department (al) Performance Report (DPR)
  • Electric(al) Discharge Machining (EDM)
  • Bass Anglers Sportsman Society (Montgomery, AL) (BASS)
  • El_Al (Israel Airways) (LY)
  • Organization(al) Development (ORD)
  • Movimiento al Socialismo (Movement to Socialism; Argentina, Bolivia, Venezuela) (MAS)
  • Electro_Optic(al) (EO)
  • Servicio de Atenci%C3%B3n al Cliente (Spanish: Customer Service) (SAC)
  • Biroul Rom%C3%A2n de Audit Al Tirajelor (Romania) (BRAT)
  • Procuradur%C3%ADa Federal de Protecci%C3%B3n al Ambiente (Spanish: Attorney General for Environmental Protection) (PROFEPA)
  • Main Distribution(al) Facility (MDF)
  • Spring Hill College (Mobile, AL, USA) (SHC)
  • Environment(al) Quality Program (EQP)
  • Teledyne Continental Motors (Mobile, AL) (TCM)
  • Fondo Nacional de Fomento al Turismo (M%C3%A9xico) (FONATUR)
  • Maxwell AFB (Montgomery, AL) (MAX)
  • %C3%8Cndice de Precios al Consumo (Spanish: Consumer Price Index) (IPC)
  • Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates (RAK)
  • Indice Nacional de Precios al Consumidor (Spanish: National Index of Consumer Prices; various locations) (INPC)
  • Neve Shalom Wahat Al Salam (Israel) (NSWAS)
  • Alabama State Department of Education (Montgomery, AL) (ALSDE)
  • Infinity Property and Casualty Corporation (Birmingham, AL) (IPCC)
  • Instituto para la Proteccion al Ahorro Bancario (Mexico) (IPAB)
  • Athens State University (Athens, AL) (ASU)
  • Majid Al Futtaim (large group of UAE based companies) (MAF)
  • Southeast Alabama Medical Center (est. 1957; Dothan, AL) (SAMC)
  • Queen Zein Al Sharaf Institute for Development (ZENID)
  • Global Islamic Media Front (propaganda arm of Al_Qaeda) (GIMF)
  • Increment(al) Requirements Document (IRD)
  • Forces Armees Royales (Maroc_Morocco_Al maghrib) (FAR)
  • Alabama State Bar (Montgomery, AL) (ASB)
  • Equal Justice Initiative (Montgomery, AL) (EJI)
  • World of Weird Al Yankovic (WOWAY)
  • Umm Al_Qura University (UQU)
  • Alabama School of Fine Arts (Birmingham, AL) (ASFA)
  • Jaish al Mahdi (The Mahdi Army) (JAM)
  • Ras Al Khaimah Investment Authority (India) (RAKIA)
  • Harkat ul Jihad al Islami (Arabic: Islamic Struggle Movement; Islamic fundamentalists) (HUJI)
  • Sunbelt Promotional Products Association (Mobile, AL) (SPPA)
  • East Alabama Medical Center (Opelika, AL) (EAMC)
  • Southern Natural Gas (Birmingham, AL) (SNG)
  • Wallace Community College Selma (Selma, AL) (WCCS)
  • Fondo Bancario de Protecci%C3%B3n al Ahorro (Spanish) (FOBAPROA)
  • Copy Protection Technical Working Group (IBM, Philips, et al) (CPTWG)
  • Alabama Sports Hall of Fame (Birmingham, AL) (ASHOF)
  • Impuesto Selectivo al Consumo (Spanish: Selective Consumption Tax) (ISC)
  • Ductile Iron Pipe Research Association (formerly Cast Iron Pipe Research Association; Birmingham, AL) (DIPRA)
  • Comisi%C3%B3n Espa%C3%B1ola de Ayuda al Refugiado (CEAR)
  • %C3%8Dndice de Precios al Productor (IPP)
  • Birmingham Jewish Federation (est. 1936; Birmingham, AL) (BJF)
  • Professional Education Personnel Evaluation (Montgomery, AL) (PEPE)
  • East Coast Timing Association (racing; Townsend, DE and Enterprise, AL) (ECTA)
  • Red Mexicana de Acci%C3%B3n Frente Al Libre Comercio (Spanish) (RMALC)
  • Ente Nazionale Di Assistenza Al Volo (Italian Company for Air Navigation Services) (ENAV)
  • Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama (Birmingham, AL) (HICA)
  • Consiliul National al Cercetarii Stiintifice din Invatamantul Superior (Romania) (CNCSIS)
  • Istituto Centrale per la Ricerca Scientifica e Tecnologica Applicata al Mare (ICRAM)
  • Redstone Federal Credit Union (Huntsville, AL) (RFCU)
  • First Missionary Baptist Church (Huntsville, AL) (FMBC)
  • Al_Quds Open University (Jordan) (QOU)
  • Total Obligation(al) Authority (TOA)
  • Baldwin County Home Builders Association (est. 1973; Fairhope, AL) (BCHBA)
  • Ley General del Equilibrio Ecol%C3%B3gico y Protecci%C3%B3n al Ambiente (LGEEPA)
  • Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama (Samford University; Birmingham, AL) (PARCA)
  • The Emergency Animal Rescue Service (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals; Birmingham, AL) (TEARS)
  • Precio de Venta al P%C3%BAblico (Spanish: Public Price) (PVP)
  • Birmingham Water Works Board (Birmingham, AL) (BWWB)
  • Al Jazeera Satellite Channel (private news TV in Qatar) (JSC)
  • Integrated Medical Systems, Inc. (Birmingham, AL) (IMS)
  • Troy State University Montgomery (Montgomery, AL) (TSUM)
  • Partido Movimiento al Socialismo (Spanish: Movement Toward Socialism Party; Paraguay) (P_MAS)
  • Tuskegee Army Air Field (Tuskegee, AL) (TAAF)
  • Southern Energy Homes, Inc. (Addison, AL) (SEHI)
  • University General Requirements Unit (United Arab Emirates University; Al_Ain, United Arab Emirates) (UGRU)
  • Maktab Al_Khidamar (aka Afgan Bureau) (MAK)
  • Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane (Morocco) (AUI)
  • Al Al Bayt University (Jordan) (AABU)
  • Maktab Al_Khidimat (anti_Soviet Afghan group, 1980s) (MAK)
  • Globus Alliance (HP, IBM, et al) (GA)
  • School of Advanced Airpower Studies (advanced PME at Maxwell AFB, AL, USA) (SAAS)
  • Mobile Area Water and Sewer System (Mobile, AL) (MAWSS)
  • Al Basrah Oil Terminal (ABOT)
  • Ley del Impuesto al Valor Agregado (Spanish: Law of the Value Added Tax) (LIVA)
  • Inside the Auburn Tigers (Auburn University; Auburn, AL) (ITAT)
  • Frontul Democrat al Salvarii Nationale (Romanian: Democratic National Salvation Front) (FDSN)
  • Al_Sayyid Bedouin Sign Language (ABSL)
  • Greater Birmingham Humane Society (Birmingham, AL) (GBHS)
  • Alabama Board of Medical Examiners (Montgomery, AL) (ALBME)
  • Dothan, AL, USA _ Municipal (Airport Code) (DHN)
  • Directory Interoperability Forum (IBM, Lotus, Novell, Oracle, et al) (DIF)
  • Centro de Apoyo al Trabajador (Spanish: Worker Support Center) (CAT)
  • Lowndes County Freedom Organization (Lowndes County, AL) (LCFO)
  • Burglary of Vehicle (Birmingham, AL Radio Code) (09)
  • Al Qaeda in Islamic Maghreb (TRADOC) (AQIM)
  • Alabama Urban Forestry Association (Birmingham, AL) (AUFA)
  • Society for Male Reproduction and Urology (Birmingham, AL) (SMRU)
  • Pathology Education Instructional Resource (University of Alabama, Birmingham; Birmingham, AL) (PEIR)
  • Birmingham Business Resource Center (Birmingham, AL) (BBRC)
  • Corporaci%C3%B3n de Ayuda al Ni%C3%B1o Quemado (Chilean Burnt Children Assistance Corporation) (COANIQUEM)
  • Progressively Accelerating Cardiopulmonary Exertion (exercise technique by Al Sears, MD) (PACE)
  • North Alabama International Trade Association (est. 1983; Huntsville, AL) (NAITA)
  • Alabama Peace Officers Standards and Training Commission (Montgomery, AL) (APOSTC)
  • Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation (Dubai, UAE) (MBRF)
  • Scuola di alta Formazione al Management (Italian business school) (SAFM)
  • Mobile Area Mardi Gras Association (Mobile, AL) (MAMGA)
  • Southern Vision Systems Inc. (Madison, AL) (SVSI)
  • North American Association of Medical Education and Communication Companies (Birmingham, AL) (NAAMECC)
  • Cullman County Board of Education (Cullman, AL) (CCBOE)
  • National Young Farmer Educational Association (Montgomery, AL) (NYFEA)
  • Dar Al Hekma College (Saudia Arabia) (DAH)
  • Jefferson County Committee for Economic Opportunity (Birmingham, AL) (JCCEO)
  • Walker Area Community Foundation (Jasper, AL) (WACF)
  • Local Burglar Alarm (Birmingham, AL Radio Code) (02)
  • Druid City Hospital (Tuscaloosa, AL) (DCH)
  • Alabama Electric Cooperative, Inc. (Andalusia, AL) (AEC)
  • King Fahad Hospital (Al Bahah, Saudi Arabia) (KFH)
  • Ras Al Khaimah Cement Company (RAKCC)
  • Al Muthanna Task Group (Australia) (AMTG)
  • Housing Authority of the Birmingham District (Birmingham, AL) (HABD)
  • Al_Haramain Islamic Foundation (Saudi Arabia) (AHIF)
  • Hummer/Bird Study Group (Clay, AL) (HBSG)
  • Gulf States Horticultural Expo (Auburn, AL) (GSHE)
  • Jones Valley Urban Farm (Birmingham, AL) (JVUF)
  • South Central Alabama Development Commission (Montgomery, AL) (SCADC)
  • North Alabama Trail Riders Association (Huntsville, AL) (NATRA)
  • Al Qaeda in Mesopotamia (AQIM)
  • Economic Development Association of Alabama (Prattville, AL) (EDAA)
  • Bank Al Habib Limited (Pakistan) (BAHL)
  • Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy (Montgomery, AL) (ASBPA)
  • Milan, Italy _ Orio Al Serio (Airport Code) (BGY)
  • Grand View Media Group (Birmingham, AL) (GVMG)
  • Metropolitan Birmingham Services for the Homeless (Birmingham, AL) (MBSH)
  • The Better Life Foundation (est. 2003; Mobile, AL) (TBLF)
  • Community Action Partnership of North Alabama (Decatur, AL) (CAPNA)
  • Alabama Treasure Forest Association (Chunchula, AL) (ATFA)
  • Home Radio Frequency Working Group (Compaq, IBM, Motorola, et al) (HRFWG)
  • Huntsville Young Professionals (Huntsville, AL) (HYP)
  • Dallah al_Baraka Group (DBG)
  • Huntsville Area Rocketry Association (Huntsville, AL) (HARA)
  • Al Wathba National Insurance Company (United Arab Emirates) (AWNIC)
  • Cardiac Transplant Research Database (est. 1990; University of Alabama at Birmingham; Birmingham, AL) (CTRD)
  • Baldwin County Board of Education (Baldwin County, AL) (BCBE)
  • Birmingham Society for Human Resource Management (Birmingham, AL) (BSHRM)
  • Southern Juvenile Defender Center (Montgomery, AL) (SJDC)
  • Al Salam Bank_Bahrain (ASBB)
  • Huntsville Area Association of Realtors (Huntsville, AL) (HAAR)
  • Montgomery, AL, USA _ Dannelly Field (Airport Code) (MGM)
  • East Alabama Medical Center (Opelika, AL) (EAMC)
  • Impuesto Selectivo al Consumo (Spanish: Selective Consumption Tax) (ISC)
  • Birmingham Jewish Federation (est. 1936; Birmingham, AL) (BJF)
  • Mobile Area Water and Sewer System (Mobile, AL) (MAWSS)
  • South Central Alabama Development Commission (Montgomery, AL) (SCADC)
  • Bank Al Habib Limited (Pakistan) (BAHL)