Bloomsbury English Dictionary: 2nd Edition of Encarta World by Kathy Rooney

By Kathy Rooney

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CHEMICAL ENGINEERING chemical engineer 3. ENGINEERING chief engineer 4. CIVIL ENGINEERING civil engineer 5. ) 6. ECOLOGY consumption efficiency 7. ONLINE creative editing (used in e-mails) 8. ECONOMICS Communaute Européenne CEGEP / se ep/ in Quebec, a post-secondary education institution that offers two-year programmes leading to university and three-year programmes qualifying students in a variety of professions and trades. ) CEIC COMMERCE in the United States, a corporation whose capitalization is fixed, whose capital is invested in other companies, and whose own shares are traded by outside investors.

COMPUTING the definition of tasks or jobs and the time each requires in order to achieve certain goals. Full form critical path analysis 4. BUSINESS customer profitability analysis CPAP MEDICINE a condition in which the airways are constricted, a possible cause of snoring. Full form continuous positive airways pressure cpd compound CPF HUMAN RESOURCES a Government-run pensions scheme in Singapore. Full form Central Provident Fund cpi COMPUTING characters per inch CP ONLINE cp. fm Page 33 Monday, July 19, 2004 4:56 PM 33 CRO CPI ECONOMICS consumer price index CPIX Can ECONOMICS a measure of the pace of inflation in Canada Cpl MILITARY Corporal CPM 1.

PRESS Canadian Press 2. GEOGRAPHY Cape Province 3. couldn’t could’ve cov Coy. COMPUTING card punch 4. chat post (another term for a message board) 5. CHEMISTRY chemically pure 6. MILITARY command post 7. BUSINESS commercial paper 8. POLITICS Communist Party 9. Aus POLITICS former name for the National Party of Australia. Full form Country Party cp. compare CPA 1. ACCOUNTING certified public accountant 2. BUSINESS cost per acquisition 3. COMPUTING the definition of tasks or jobs and the time each requires in order to achieve certain goals.

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