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What does HR stand for?

HR stands for Heavy Repair

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
  • Business, finance, etc.

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In mid-1965, with the United States deeply involved in the Vietnam War, the secretary of defense and the secretary of the Air Force sought to establish mobile engineering units--manned, trained and equipped to perform facility and airfield construction and heavy repair as hot spots developed.
The second of those was particularly unfortunate as he appeared to receive a helping hand from Andre Compton, but the Slovenian only had himself to blame for the others and was left with heavy repairs to carry out on both his bikes ahead of tomorrow's return match with the Comets in Cumbria.
Bottom line for those of us trying to make it on a shoestring is that by learning how to do simple maintenance on a vehicle and budgeting for heavy repairs, you can extend the life of your second most expensive investment for years and years.
This obviously had a financially detrimental effect on the centre, which was compounded in the early years of the millennium when it incurred heavy repair and maintenance costs.