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What does OAD stand for?

OAD stands for Oxford American Dictionary

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The word was short-listed for the 2012 English Word of the Year by the Oxford American Dictionary, the Huffington Post reported.
Recent versions of Mac OS X have included screen savers that display the Word of the Day from the New Oxford American Dictionary, or an RSS Visualizer that pulls down headlines from online news sources.
And the New Oxford American Dictionary in November announced that "unfriend" -- a word meaning to remove someone from a list of friends on a social network like Facebook -- was its 2009 Word of the Year.
According to the New Oxford American Dictionary, which made carbon neutral its 2006 "Word of the Year," it involves "calculating your total climate-damaging carbon emissions, reducing them where possible, and then balancing your remaining emissions, often by purchasing a carbon offset.