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Thread #132499   Message #4085214
Posted By: Nigel Parsons
27-Dec-20 - 03:13 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Jos:
As you're mentioning PPE. One of my peeves is the expression "PPE Equipment".
This is an example of RAS syndrome (Redundant acronym syndrome (syndrome)). Other examples are "ATM machine" and "TSB Bank".