Abbreviations at Online Blackjack Casinos
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Experienced blackjack players discuss the game with some advanced terminology. Let’s take a look at abbreviations at online blackjack casinos.

General abbreviations:
FYI – for your information
AFK – away from keyboard. player not at his or her computer
FAQ – frequently asked questions
BTW – by the way
FWIW – for what it’s worth
OTOH – on the other hand
AKA – also known as
TBD – to be determined
LOL – laughing out loud

Blackjack specific abbreviations:
RPC – revere point count
TC – true count
VP – video poker
CSM – continuous shuffling machine
BS – basic strategy
BEP – break even point
BE – betting efficiency
CTR – currency transaction report
DD – double down
DOA – double down on any first two cards
ES – early surrender
CW – cocktail waitress
PE – playing efficiency
RC – running count
APC – advanced point count
GBC – gambler’s book club
MA – multiple action blackjack
RNG – random number generator
TARGET – a nonsense blackjack system
GCB – gaming control board
D10 – double down allowed only on ten or eleven
DE – double exposure blackjack
LS – late surrender
NT – no text
OU – over, under. side bets that your two card total will be over or under thirteen.
RSA – resplit aces
VAR – variance, as used by mathematicians
NMO – no money shoe entry on request
SP21 – Spanish 21 rules. all tens removed from deck
ROR – risk of ruin
LVS – Las Vegas strip
EV – expected value
HA – house advantage
ENHC – no hole card (European rules)
COL – casino collects a fee per hand. generally above one percent
PB – player banked game
NMM – no mid shoe entry and no spreading to multiple hands
NOBJ – if dealer has ace and ten, the hand plays as ordinary 21
FU – face up single or double deck game
RS# – resplit non aces to number of hands
RB – red black sidebet
SC – card used to determine shuffle point in one or two deck games
UR – unlimited resplits of non aces
$ – high stakes only. usually above $100
¢ – low stakes only. usually below $25
* – other special or unusual rules
#Xx – number of tables available
PK – dealer manually peeks under ten valued cards
FD – face down game shoe game
HSA – hit after spitting aces
D8 – double on 8, 9, 10, 11, and generally soft hands
DAS – double after splits allowed
B – bonuses may be available
C – coupons may be available
3UP – play one hand against three dealer upcards
21E – naturals play even money instead of three to two
BCA – blackjack count analyzer
BIB – blackbelt in blackjack
BTD – beat the dealer
CC – card counting
CTS – casino tournament strategy
CW – cocktail waitress
MDBJ – million dollar blackjack

Use abbreviations to elevate your game. By communicating efficiently, you can play more hands without the burden of typing every word out. Other players will recognize your knowledge and skill, giving you the necessary respect to succeed in blackjack.