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(p. xx) Abbreviations and Acronyms

(p. xx) Abbreviations and Acronyms

  • ADHD attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder

  • ASA Advertising Standards Authority (UK)

  • CCT Common Customs Tariff

  • CLS critical legal studies

  • COE Council of Europe

  • COI Country of Origin Information

  • CORI Country of Origin Research and Information

  • CRC Convention on the Rights of the Child

  • CTARC Communicated Threat Assessment Resource Corpus

  • DTF decision tree forest

  • EBLUL European Bureau for Lesser Used Languages

  • EC European Commission

  • ECHR European Court of Human Rights

  • ECJ Court of Justice of the European Union/European Court of Justice

  • EEC European Economic Community

  • EFTA European Free Trade Area

  • ESL English as a Second Language

  • EU European Union

  • EULA end-user license agreement

  • FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation (USA)

  • HCNM High Commissioner on National Minorities

  • HRs human rights

  • IAFPA International Association for Forensic Phonetics and Acoustics

  • ICANN Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers

  • ICCPR International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

  • IPA International Phonetic Alphabet

  • ipi Illinois Pattern Jury Instructions

  • ITMs indigenous/tribal peoples or minorities

  • LADO Language Analysis for Determination of Origin

  • LD(F)A linear discriminant function analysis

  • LEP limited English proficiency

  • LHRs Linguistic Human Rights

  • LNOG Language and National Origin Group

  • LOTE language other than English

  • (p. xxi)
  • LR likelihood ratio

  • LR logistic regression

  • LRs linguistic/language rights

  • LWC language of wider communication

  • MTM mother-tongue-medium

  • NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

  • NENS non-expert native speaker

  • NEP no English proficiency

  • NGO non-governmental organization

  • NS native speaker

  • OCILA Office of Country Information and Language Analysis (Netherlands)

  • OSCE Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

  • POS part of speech

  • RSD Refugee Status Determination

  • RT reaction time

  • UCAS Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UK)

  • UN United Nations

  • UNCITRAL United Nations Commission on International Trade Law

  • UNDRIP UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

  • UNHCR UN High Commissioner for Refugees (known as the UN Refugee Agency)

  • UNIDROIT International Institute for the Unification of Private Law

  • WTO World Trade Organization