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AcronymFull NameComments & Primary Location
NANewspaper ActGrenada
NAACIENational Association of Agricultural, Commercial and Industrial EmployeesGuyana
NACSNational Advisory CommissionGrenada
NACDANational Agricultural and Co-operative Development Agency or National Agency for Co-operative DevelopmentGrenada
NACLANorth American Congress on Latin America   
NAFNational Action FrontGrenada
NAFGONorth American Federation of Grenadian Organizations   
NAIMSALNational Anti-Imperialist Movement in Solidarity
with African Liberation
USA
NAMNon-Aligned Movement  
NAMUCARCaribbean Multinational Shipping Enterprise  
NARANational Archives and Research AdministrationUSA
NASNight Ambush SquadGrenada
NATONorth Atlantic Treaty Organization  
NATPACNational Trade Promotion and Exhibition CommitteeGrenada
NATWJNational Alliance of Third World Journalists  
NAVFACNaval FacilityUSA
NBCNational Broadcasting CompanyUSA
NBCCNational Black Coalition of CanadaCanada
NBIPPNational Black Independent Political PartyUSA
NBMNew Beginning/s MovementTrinidad & Tobago
NBPPNew Black Panther PartyUSA
NBUFNational Black United FrontUSA
NCANational Command AuthorityUSA
NCARLNational Coalition Against Repressive LegislationUSA
NCBNational Commercial BankGrenada
NCBLNational Conference of Black LawyersUSA
NCCNational Carnival CommissionTrinidad
NCIHNational Council for International Health  
NCPNon-Capitalist Path of Development  
NCTNon-Campus Territory (University of the West Indies  
N.D.No Date  
NDCNational Democratic CongressGrenada
NDP (1)National Democratic PartyGrenada
NDP (2)National Democratic PartyAustria
NDP (3)New Democratic PartySt. Vincent
NDRPNational Democratic Revolution Programme  
NDUNational Defense UniversityUSA
NEBNational Examinations BoardGrenada
NECNational Economic Council  
NED or NEFDNational Endowment for Democracy  
NEONoncombatant Evacuation Operation,
OR
Non-permissive Evacuation Operation
USA
NEWLO or NLONew Life OrganisationGrenada
NFCNational Fisheries CompanyGrenada
NFINo Further Information  
NFIBNational Foreign Intelligence BoardUSA
NFMNational Farmers MovementGrenada
NFUNational Farmers UnionGrenada
NGCNew Grenada CommitteeCanada
NGENation of Gods & Earths  
NGONon-governmental Organisation  
NHANational Housing AuthorityGrenada
NID (1)National Intelligence DailyUSA
NID (2)National Intelligence DirectiveUSA
NIENational Intelligence EstimateUSA
NIEO (1)New Interal Economic Order  
NIEO (2)New International Economic OrderUnited Nations
NIIONew International Information Order  
NIONational Intelligence OfficerUSA
NIS (1)National Insurance SchemeGrenada
NIS (2)National Intelligence SurveyUSA
NISTEPNational In-Service Teacher Education ProgrammeGrenada
NJACNational Joint Action CommitteeTrinidad
NJMNew Jewel MovementGrenada
NJMNWONew Jewel Movement National Women's OrganizationGrenada
NLANational Liberation ArmyGrenada
NLGNational Lawyers GuildUSA
NLMNational Liberation MovementTrinidad & Tobago
NMIBNational Marketing and Import BoardGrenada
NNPNew National PartyGrenada
NOFORNNo Foreign DistributionUSA
NORADNorth American Air Defense  
N.P.No Publisher  
NPICNational Photographic Interpretation CenterUSA
NRGNew Revolutionary GovernmentGrenada
NRONational Reconnaissance OfficeUSA
NSANational Security AgencyUSA
NSAMNational Security Action MemorandumUSA
NSC (1)National Security CouncilUSA
NSC (2)National Students CouncilGrenada
NSCIDNational Security Council Intelligence DirectiveUSA
NSDNational Security DirectorateUSA
NSDDNational Security Decision DirectiveUSA
NSDMNational Security Decision MemorandumUSA
NSESNational Security Electronic SurveillanceUSA
NSGNational Security GroupUSA
NSONational Security Organization [Butler House]Grenada
NSPGNational Security Planning GroupUSA
NSRNational Security ReviewUSA
NSRBNational Security Resources BoardUSA
NSSDNational Security Study DocumentUSA
NSSMNational Security Study MemorandumUSA
NSWGNaval Special Warfare GroupUS Military
NSYM (1)National Student and Youth Movement 1974Grenada
NSYM (2)National Socialist Youth Movement 1974Grenada
NTCNational Technical CommissionGrenada
NTSNational Transport ServiceGrenada
NUFFNational Union of Freedom FightersTrinidad & Tobago
NWICONew World Information and Communication Order  
NWIONew World Information Order  
NWONational Womens OrganizationGrenada
NWRNew World Review  
NYAMAmsterdam News, New York  
NYCNational Youth CouncilGrenada
NYONational Youth OrganizationGrenada
NYTNew York Times newspaperUSA

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.

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Acronyms A
Acronyms B
Acronyms C
Acronyms D
Acronyms E
Acronyms F
Acronyms G
Acronyms H
Acronyms I
Acronyms J
Acronyms K
Acronyms L
Acronyms M
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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