ISO Stands for Nothing - Just Ask Them
Kirt's Cogitations™ #168

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ISO Stands for Nothing - Just Ask Them

According to ISO Secretary-General Larry Eicher, the letters "ISO" (i.e., from ISO9000) do not stand for anything. They do not derive from "International Standards Organization" or any other such group. Rather, they derive from the Greek prefix "iso," meaning "equal."

A huge collection of my 'Factoids' can be accessed from my 'Kirt's Cogitations' table of contents.

Topical Smorgasbord, another manifestation of Factoids, are be found on these pages:

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All pertain to topics that are related to the general engineering and science theme of RF Cafe.