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AcronymFull NameComments & Primary Location
EALEastern Airlines  
EBEconomic BureauGrenada
EC (1)European Community 
EC (2)Eastern Caribbean (currency)  
EC$Eastern Caribbean Dollars, 1979-1983 at 2.7 to US$1.00  
ECCAEastern Caribbean Currency Authority (to October 1983)(Grenada, a member)
ECCBEastern Caribbean Central Bank (in St. Kitts, created in October 1983) (supplies US dollar-pegged common currency, the East Caribbean dollar (EC$) 
ECCMEastern Caribbean Common Market  
ECDEastern Caribbean Dollars, 2005 at 2.67 to US$1.00  
ECDCEconomic Co-operation among Developing Countries  
ECFMGEducational Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates  
ECGDExports Credit Guarantee DepartmentUK
ECLAEconomic Commission for Latin AmericaUnited Nations
ECLACEconomic Commission of Latin America and the Caribbean  
ECO/COMEconomic/Commercial Section  
ECOSOCEconomic and Social CouncilUnited Nations
ECSCEastern Caribbean Supreme Court  
EDFEuropean Development Fund  
EDOExport Development Officer  
EDREEmergency Deployment Readiness Exercise  
E&EEmergency and Evacuation  
EECEuropean Economic Community (Common Market)  
EFADEuropean Federation of the Association of Dietitians  
EFESpanish News Agency  
EFFExtended Financing/Fund FacilityInternational Monetary Fund
EIBEuropean Investment Bank  
EJTYouth Labor ArmyCuba
ELINTElectronics IntelligenceUS Military
ELTSAEnd Loans to Southern AfricaLondon
EMBTELEmbassy Telegram 
EMDExtra Mural Department  
EMGEric Matthew GairyGrenada
EMREastern Main RoadGrenada
EOBExecutive Office BuildingUSA
EPICAEcumenical Program for Inter-American Communication and ActionUSA
EPSAEssential Public Services Act  
EPQEmbarrassing Personal QuestionsUSA
EPWEnemy Prisoner of WarUSA
EPZExport Processing Zones  
ETAEstimated Time of Arrival   
EWFEthiopian World Federation   
EXCOMExecutive CommitteeUSA
EX-IMExport-Import  
EXTAFFExternal AffairsUSA

Acronyms will become apparent when you read and study the history of the Grenada Revolution. An acronym is a word formed from the initial letters of the words of a compound term. Also included in these alphabetical lists are short-hand letters with varying meanings.

Not only did the People's Revolutionary Government (PRG) and their political party, The New Jewel Movement (NJM), have a proclivity for using acronyms or short-hand letters for what was meant, but they were in communication with Cuba and the Soviet Union. Cuba, the Soviet Union and the United States were no shirkers from using acronyms either.

Have fun with these. Use the Google on-site search engine to find their location(s), though many are not on this site, but in the literature. You can copy these singly as ownership is not involved. Copying the complete list and reproducing it in a publication is not allowed. Using the compilation on this page as a complete compilation or partial compilation for other than personal use is not acceptable.

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Acronyms A
Acronyms B
Acronyms C
Acronyms D
Acronyms F
Acronyms G
Acronyms H
Acronyms I
Acronyms J
Acronyms K
Acronyms L
Acronyms M
Acronyms N
Acronyms O
Acronyms P
Acronyms Q-R
Acronyms S
Acronyms T
Acronyms U
Acronyms V
Acronyms W
Acronyms Y
Acronyms Z

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