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Below is a list of some common abbreviations used on the [[Scratch Website]].
 
Below is a list of some common abbreviations used on the [[Scratch Website]].
  
===MAP===
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MAP stands for Multiple Animator Project. They are collaborative projects by many Scratchers that each contribute a brief animation to the project.
 
  
===CC===
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*AMV: Animated Music Video; it is when a scratcher creates a animation to go with a song, like a Music Video on Youtube.
CC stands for Coloring Contest.  It is when the creator of the CC makes a line-art and the users who remix the project, color the line-art in. It also stands for Creative Commons, the organisation that constructs the licence under which most of Scratch's user-generated content is governed.
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*AT:
 
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**Art Trade when you trade art with another Scratcher if the person agrees.
===WIP===
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**It also stand for the [[Advanced Topics]] forum.
WIP stands for Work in Progress, also known as a draft. It is used when a Scratcher creates a project and shares it without it being completely done.
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*CC:
 
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**Coloring Contest; it is when the scratchers makes a line-art and then scratchers will remix the project, color the line-art in, competing against each other to make the best drawing.
===AMV===
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**It also stands for Creative Commons, the organization that constructs the licence under which most of Scratch's user-generated content is governed.
AMV stands for Animated Music Video. It is when a user creates a animation to go with a song.
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*F4F: [[F4F|Follow for Follow]]; it is when a Scratcher ask to follow someone, in return a follow from them. Most scratchers disapprove of this practice.
 
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*FPC:[[Front Page Curator]]; one of the Activity Feeds on the front page.
===ST===
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*IRL:In real life; as in not on the internet or on Scratch.
ST stands for [[Scratch Team]].
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*LTL: Lyrics Taken Literally; when a scratcher creates a project with backdrops/sprites showing what music lyrics look like literally.
 
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*MAP: Multiple Animator Project; they are collaborative projects by many Scratchers that each contribute a brief animation to the project.
===FPC===
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*OC: Original Charactera character that you have created for the first time that you can use for various things in a project.
FPC stands for [[Front Page Curator]].
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*PMV: Picture Music Video; it is a type of [[Multiple Animator Project|MAP]].
 
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*SDS: [[Scratch Design Studio]]; one of the Activity Feeds on the front page.
===SDS===
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*ST stands for the [[Scratch Team]].
SDS stands for [[Scratch Design Studio]].
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*VAO: Voice Acting Order; when you ask for someone to say something for your project. You could order something from a shop on the [[Requests|Requests Forum]] and ask for a VAO.
 
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*VAR:
===F4F===
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**Voice Acting Request; similar to VAO.
F4F stands for [[F4F|Follow for Follow]]. It is when a Scratcher wants to follow someone, but the Scratcher they follow has to follow them back.
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**Smaller version of [[Variables]].
 
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*WIP: Work in Progress, also known as a draft; it is used when a Scratcher creates a project and shares it without it being completely done. Can be marked as a WIP by checking the "Draft" Box.
===IRL===
 
IRL stands for in real life. As in, not on the internet or Scratch.
 
 
 
===VAR===
 
VAR stands for Voice Acting Request. It is also sometimes a contraction for [[Variable]]
 
 
 
===AT===
 
AT stands for Art Trade. You can trade art with another Scratcher if the person agrees! It can also stand for the [[Advanced Topics]] forum.
 
 
 
===OC===
 
OC stands for Original Character, it's basically a character that you create that you can use for various things.
 
 
 
===VAO===
 
VAO stands for Voice Acting Order. You could order something from a shop on the [[Discussion Forums]] and ask for a VAO.
 
 
 
===PMV===
 
PMV stands for Picture Music Video. It is a type of [[Multiple Animator Project]].
 
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==

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Abbreviations in Scratch

Some Scratchers use abbreviations for their projects instead instead of typing the whole phrase.

What is an Abbreviation?

An abbreviation is a shortened form of a word or phrase.

List of Abbreviations

Below is a list of some common abbreviations used on the Scratch Website.

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  • AMV: Animated Music Video; it is when a scratcher creates a animation to go with a song, like a Music Video on Youtube.
  • AT:
    • Art Trade when you trade art with another Scratcher if the person agrees.
    • It also stand for the Advanced Topics forum.
  • CC:
    • Coloring Contest; it is when the scratchers makes a line-art and then scratchers will remix the project, color the line-art in, competing against each other to make the best drawing.
    • It also stands for Creative Commons, the organization that constructs the licence under which most of Scratch's user-generated content is governed.
  • F4F: Follow for Follow; it is when a Scratcher ask to follow someone, in return a follow from them. Most scratchers disapprove of this practice.
  • FPC:Front Page Curator; one of the Activity Feeds on the front page.
  • IRL:In real life; as in not on the internet or on Scratch.
  • LTL: Lyrics Taken Literally; when a scratcher creates a project with backdrops/sprites showing what music lyrics look like literally.
  • MAP: Multiple Animator Project; they are collaborative projects by many Scratchers that each contribute a brief animation to the project.
  • OC: Original Character; a character that you have created for the first time that you can use for various things in a project.
  • PMV: Picture Music Video; it is a type of MAP.
  • SDS: Scratch Design Studio; one of the Activity Feeds on the front page.
  • ST stands for the Scratch Team.
  • VAO: Voice Acting Order; when you ask for someone to say something for your project. You could order something from a shop on the Requests Forum and ask for a VAO.
  • VAR:
    • Voice Acting Request; similar to VAO.
    • Smaller version of Variables.
  • WIP: Work in Progress, also known as a draft; it is used when a Scratcher creates a project and shares it without it being completely done. Can be marked as a WIP by checking the "Draft" Box.

See Also