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AcronymFull NameComments & Primary Location
LALatin America  
LABLatin American Bureau  
LACLegal Aid Clinic  
LAESLatin American Economic System  
LARRLatin American Regional Report  
LASPAULatin American Scholarship Program of American Universities  
LASNALatin American Supra National Association  
LATLos Angeles Times newspaperUSA
LAWGLatin American Working GroupCanada
LAWRLatin American Weekly Report  
LDCLess(er)Developed CountriesUnited Nations
LDCALand Development Control AuthorityGrenada
LDFCLocal Development Fund CommitteeGrenada
LIATLeeward Islands Air Transport
(Leaving Islands Any Time) (Luggage In Another Town)
LICLow Intensity Conflict  
LIMDISLimited Distribution 
LL.BBachelor of LawBritish
LOLeader of the OppositionBritish
LOSLaw of the SeasCommittee, United Nationa
LPListening Post (for audio operations)CIA
LPHAmphibious Assault Ship (helicopter)e.g. USS GUAM
LPMEDLEYcryptonym for an operation in support of the National Security AgencyCIA
LPLiberation PartyDominica
LPGCLivestock Production and Genetic Centre   
LPDLatin Public DiplomacyUSA (See OPD)
LRCLand Reform CommissionGrenada
LSCLegal Services Corporation  
LSDLanding Ship/Dock (amphibious ship)US Military
LSELondon School of Economics  
LTGLieutenant General   
LWSCLibrary and Work/Study CommitteeGrenada

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 B
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Acronyms D
Acronyms E
Acronyms F
Acronyms G
Acronyms H
Acronyms I
Acronyms J
Acronyms K
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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