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Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus.

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Q: What does the acronym SCUBA stand fore?
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What does the acronym radar and scuba stand for?

SCUBA-self contained underwater breathing apparatus

What does acronym scuba stand for?

Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus.

Is SCUBA an acronym or an abbreviation?

Yes, SCUBA is an acronym and it stands for Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus

What does the acronym IT stand for?

IT stands for Information Technology.---Athough, IT is not an acronym. An acronym is actual word that is made up from the first letters of a phrase such as scuba.(Self Contained Underwater Breathing Aparatus)

Does an acronym have to be a word?

An acronym is a string of letters standing for the words in a phrase. So no - SCUBA was not a word before it was an acronym. As an acronym SCUBA (Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus) has entered the language and now can stand on its own as a noun -- an aqualung or a verb - scubaed and scubaing, an adjective - the scuba industry. So no an acronym doesn't have to be a word, and just because some become words doesn't mean they should. HAND.

Where did the word SCUBA come from?

It's an acronym: Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus = SCUBA (not scuba)

Is scuba an example of an acronym?

SCUBA was originally an acronym for "self contained underwater breathing apparatus," but today it's considered a word on its own

How do you spell scuba in spanish?

SCUBA. It is an acronym and not normally translated. I know SCUBA is used in both Spain and Mexico.

What is the word that forms the acronym scuba?

SCUBA stands for Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus.

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