What Does PDF Stand for

Portable Document Format PDF stands for Portable Document Format, in free translation for the Portuguese language – Portable Document Format. This is a file format developed by Adobe Systems for any document to be displayed independent of the application, the hardware and operating system used to create it. A document created in Microsoft Word, for example, • Read More »


What Does MPEG Stand for

Moving Picture Experts Group MPEG stands for Moving Picture Experts Group – in free translation to the Portuguese group of experts in moving Images. This is a digital file containing video and audio encoded by following certain compression standards. Prepared by the ISO (International Organization for Standardization), the format sets the standards for compression and • Read More »


What Does MP3 Stand for

MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer 3 MP3 stands for MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer 3. This is one of the first types of lossy audio compression. Your bitrate (bit rate) is on the order of kilobits per second (kbps), and 128 kbps the most usual rate, which decreased the file size is about 90%. The bit rate up to • Read More »


What Does ECT Stand for

Brazilian post and Telegraph Enterprise ECT stands for Brazilian post office and Telegraph Company or simply post office is a federal public company, primarily responsible for the progress of the sending system and delivery of mail in Brazil Post Office had its origin in 25 January 1663. 20859 Decree of 26 December 1931 the General • Read More »


What Does CPAP Stand for

Contiunous Positive Airway Pressure CPAP stands for Contiunous Positive Airway Pressure. It is a treatment for people who suffer from sleep apnea. Considered the most efficient method, which consists in the use of positive pressure applied to the upper airways during sleep.


What Does MDP Stand for

Medium Density Particleboard MDP is the acronym for “Medium Density Particleboard”, in a free translation for the Portuguese, means “medium density Particleboard.” Associated with the use of planted forests and wood resins, the MDP is a result of the intensive use of complex process control software, modern particle samplers and technology of continuous presses. Due • Read More »


What Does HAMAS Stand for

Ḥarakat al-āwamat al-Muq Isl āmiyyah HAMAS is an acronym for “Ḥarakat al-āwamat al-Muq Isl āmiyyah”, in a translation to Portuguese, meaning “Islamic resistance movement”. HAMAS is the Islamic fundamentalist movement in Palestine. Is an organization of Sunni orientation consisted in an armed wing, the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam, a political party and a charity.


What Does CBJR Stand for

Charlie Brown Jr. CBJR is the acronym for Charlie Brown Jr. was a brazilian rock band formed in 1992 in the city of Santos. His lyrics were composed by social issues and the prospect of the young contemporary. The melody had a mixture of rock, hardcore, reggae and skate punk, creating his own style. According • Read More »


What Does CPBR Stand for

Campus Party Brazil CPBR is the acronym for “Campus Party Brazil”. All ops years in Brazil, CPBR is an event whose main theme is technology. Communities and users of the global network of computers come together at the event, where they treat a variety of Internet-related topics, such as technology and digital culture. It was • Read More »


What Does PLL Stand for

Pretty Little Liars PLL stands for “Pretty Little Liars”. Starring Sasha Pieterse, Shay Mitchell, Lucy Hale, Ashley Benson and Troian Bellisario, is a series of American drama mystery TV. Loosely based on the books of the same name by author Sara Shepard, the debut of the series on TV was in the ABC Family Channel, • Read More »


What Does OMM Stand for

World Meteorological Organization OMM is the acronym for “World Meteorological Organization”. The successor of the International Meteorological Organization, established in 1873, the WMO is a specialized agency of the United Nations. With regard to the behaviour of the Earth’s atmosphere, its interaction with the oceans and climate, and its distribution of water resources, is the • Read More »


What Does CNBB Stand for

National Conference of Bishops of Brazil CNBB is the acronym for National Conference of Bishops of Brazil. It is an institution of the Catholic Church which has the participation of all the Bishops of the country. They seek to promote the life of the Church, evangelizing its love and the construction of a just society, • Read More »


What Does ASMR Stand for

Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response “ASMR” stands for “Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response” that, in a free translation for the Portuguese language, means “Meridiana” Autonomous Sensory Response. Known in some places as a ‘ brain ‘ orgasm, the complicated name refers to a curious sensation and formigante, stimulated, for example, by the sound of whispers or sound • Read More »


What Does SABESP Stand for

Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de São Paulo SABESP is the acronym for “Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de São Paulo”. The granting of public sanitation in the State of São Paulo are held by this brazilian company. In the control of the management of the company, is its main shareholder, the Government • Read More »


What Does COMMISSION Stand for

Joint Parliamentary Committee of inquiry COMMISSION is the acronym for the Joint Parliamentary Committee of inquiry. It is a research group formed by representatives of the Federal Senate and Chamber of Deputies. The goal is to reveal irregularities of the public sector.


What Does TRF Stand for

Federal Regional Court TRF is the acronym for Federal Court. These are linked to the Judiciary organs, that represent the second instance of the Federal Court and are responsible for the proceedings and judgements of the appeals against the decisions of the first instance, as well as of writs of mandamus, Habeas data against Act • Read More »


What Does CVV Stand for

Life Enhancement Center CVV is an acronym for “ “ life Recovery Center. Developed by CVV Stations throughout Brazil, maintains and CVV recovery program of life and Suicide Prevention, Life Enhancement Center is a non-profit civil association founded in São Paulo in 1962, being a philanthropic Association, recognized as Federal public utility in 1973.


What Does MPF Stand for

Federal Prosecutors MPF is the acronym for Federal prosecutors. It is a public agency that is part of the Brazilian Public Ministry of the Union (MPU), which is also composed of the Military Prosecutor’s Office, Ministry of labor and the public prosecutor of the Federal District and territories (MPDFT). Together, the MPU and all 26 • Read More »


What Does DIT Stand for

International Division of labour DIT is acronym for international division of labour. It is a kind of agreement between the developed and underdeveloped, which aims to distribute roles/functions vis-à-vis the world economic order. Such need arose because, in the capitalist system, there is a thesis that is not feasible for a single country to produce • Read More »


What Does OSESP Stand for

Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo OSESP is the acronym for Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo. This is a group of the city of São Paulo Orchestra recognized throughout South America. His first concert was in 1954. In the early years, the maestro Souza Lima and the Italian Bruno Roccella drove the • Read More »