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Old 08-23-2011, 11:11 PM   #1
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Common abbreviations used

Just wondering what are some of the commonly used abbreviations used in this and other fish forums. Thanks.
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Old 08-23-2011, 11:24 PM   #2
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Just wondering what are some of the commonly used abbreviations used in this and other fish forums. Thanks.
GBR. German blue ram
GF goldfish
UGF undergravel filter
HOB hang on back
BB beneficial bacteria
RCS red cherry shrimp
CAE Chinese algae eater


Hope that helps some )
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lfs local fish store
pwc partial water change.
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Old 08-24-2011, 12:29 AM   #5
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If you have a iPod or iPhone in the app store there is an app called Aquarium abbreviations it's free and very helpful.
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Thanks...that's what i was looking for.
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u=you
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(annoying lazy abbreviations)
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(annoying lazy abbreviations)
Not only annoying, but against the rules

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