where can i get a glossary of terms

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wow friends directed me to this site and now i can't leave it alone. i'm new to computers and recently have become more enlightened on the matter at hand. i need to know what all the abbreviations mean. please help. truly thekid

-- thekid (frorider76@hotmail.com), November 25, 1999


uh... there are a LOT of abbreviations. Perhaps you should list the ones you need explained? Just from the main page

EMP = Electromagnetic pulse = radio frequency shock wave created by nuclear blast which will burn semiconductors

-- Ken Seger (kenseger@earthlink.net), November 25, 1999.

I'm fairly new here, too, so I was glad to find the following:


I don't know how to make it a hot link, so you'll just have to make do. Click through and you'll get a good list.

Good luck!

-- peg (peg@futureandahope.com), November 25, 1999.


-- John (jh@NotReal.ca), November 25, 1999.

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