Glossary of Archery Acronyms and Abbreviations

The following list of acronyms and abbreviations, their meaning and short descriptions includes many archery-specific terms, but also a great many others that are likely to be encountered in connection with sport, coaching, officiating or sport administration.

Important notes:

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