The Fresh Loaf

News & Information for Amateur Bakers and Artisan Bread Enthusiasts


TonyCass's picture


I'm not as experienced in bread baking as many of you are. So when I'm reading an interesting post many times I find abbreviations which make no sense to me at all. English is a beautiful language so unless there are restrictions on the number of characters allowed in a posting, it would really facilitate my understanding of the post if the words are spelled out. Or at least provide a lexicon of these acronyms/abbreviations.

Floydm's picture

Many are listed here:

A lot of folks are posting from mobile devices now and do whatever it takes to minimize typing. You'll pick the terms up pretty quickly.