An acronym is a pronounceable word formed from each of the first letters of a descriptive phrase or by combining the initial letters or parts of words from the phrase. Here are some examples of acronyms:
湖人vs热火N湖人vs热火orth 湖人vs热火A湖人vs热火tlantic 湖人vs热火T湖人vs热火reaty 湖人vs热火O湖人vs热火rganization = 湖人vs热火NATO湖人vs热火
湖人vs热火MOD湖人vs热火ulator/湖人vs热火DEM湖人vs热火odulator = 湖人vs热火MODEM湖人vs热火
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