From WD-40 (water displacement, 40th attempt) to Yahoo (Yet Another Hierarchical Official Oracle) these are 25 abbreviations and acronyms you’ve always wondered about.
Stands for Thomas A Swift Electric Rifle
An acronym for Yet Another Hierarchical Official Oracle
An abbreviation of Minnesota Mining & Manufacturing
Stands for Mars & Murrie’s and is named after Forrest Mars and Bruce Murrie who started producing M&M’s exclusively for the military during WWII.
The Q stands for quality.