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initialism (acronym) for Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries, founded 1960.
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1950, from WARF, acronym from Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation + -arin, from Coumarin. The organization describes itself as "an independent, nonprofit foundation chartered to support research at the U[niversity of] W[isconsin]-Madison and the designated technology transfer organization for the university."
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also AAA, abbreviation of American Automobile Association, attested 1902, American English, the year the organization was founded.
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Russian communist youth organization, 1925, from Russian Komsomol, contraction of Kommunisticheskii Soyuz Molodezhi "Communist Union of Youth."
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acronym from United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, which was created in 1945.