CVC

(redirected from Consonant-Vowel-Consonant)
AcronymDefinition
CVCCentro Virtual Cervantes (Spanish-language instruction and Hispanic culture)
CVCCentral Venous Catheter (medical)
CVCCentral Vigilance Commission (India)
CVCConsonant-Vowel-Consonant
CVCCommonwealth of Virginia Campaign
CVCCorporate Venture Capital
CVCCedar Valley College
CVCClear Voice Capture (Clarity)
CVCConseils et Verification Canada (Consulting and Audit Canada)
CVCCirculation Verification Council
CVCCombat Vehicle Crewman
CVCChauffage Ventilation Climatisation (French: Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning)
CVCCorporate Value Consulting
CVCConserved Vector Current
CVCCounty Voluntary Council (Wales, UK)
CVCComberton Village College (Cambridge, England)
CVCChagrin Valley Conference (Ohio)
CVCCentro Velico Caprera (Caprera Sailing School)
CVCCaudal Vena Cava (veterinary)
CVCColonial Valley Conference
CVCChief Value of Cotton
CVCCurrent-to-Voltage Converter
CVCConclave Vice-Chief (Conclave, Order of the Arrow, Boy Scouts of America)
CVCConference Vice-Chief (National Order of the Arrow Conference, Boy Scouts of America)
CVCCleveland Vibrator Co.
CVCCurrent-Voltage Curve (physics)
CVCChemical and Volume Control (nuclear power)
CVCConventional Vibrated Concrete (dam construction)
CVCCAIS Validation Capability
CVCCustomer Value Contract
CVCCare for Vulnerable Children
CVCCorporate Visit Center
CVCCombat Vehicle Control
CVCConejo Valley Cloggers
CVCCombustible Vapor Concentration
CVCCIPS (Cyberspace Infrastructure Planning System) Visualization Component (US DoD)
CVCCitroën Veteranen Club (German automobile club)
CVCC4ISR Visualization Center (Pentagon exercise portal)
CVCCardiovascular Center
CVCCentre de Vulgarisation de la Connaissance (French: Extension Center of Knowledge)
CVCCard Verification Code (credit cards)
CVCCalifornia Virtual Campus
CVCClarence Valley Council (Australia)
CVCCapitol Visitor Center (Washington DC)
CVCChurch Volunteer Central (Group Publishing; Loveland, CO)
CVCCircuit Vidéo Cinéma (French: Video Film Circuit)
CVCCercle de la Voile de Chevroux (French sailing club)
CVCConvention and Visitors Commission (St. Louis, MO)
CVCCode Verification Certificate (computer security)
CVCCathéter Veineux Central (French: Central Venous Catheter)
CVCCentre de Vie Chrétienne (French: Christian Life Center)
CVCCalifornia Vehicle Code
CVCCamera and Video Capture
CVCCountry Vélo Club (French country club)
CVCCasiers Vestiaires Consignes (French locker manufacturer)
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Abbreviations: ANOVA = analysis of variance, B = baseline, CaST = California Syllable Test, CVC = consonant-vowel-consonant, HINT = Hearing in Noise Test, HPTA = high-frequency pure-tone average, LPTA = low-frequency pure-tone average, MRI = magnetic resonance imaging, NS = not significant, OHI = older (subjects with) hearing impairment, ONH = older (subjects with) normal hearing, P/I = performance/intensity, QuickSIN = Quick Speech in Noise Test, SD = standard deviation, SeRT = sentence reception threshold, SNHL = sensorineural hearing loss, SNR = signal-to-noise ratio, SPL = sound pressure level, YNH = younger (subjects with) normal hearing.
It starts with the euphonious letter 'L' and has a five-letter consonant-vowel-consonant structure.
Identifying consonant-vowel-consonant (CVC) tokens offers a more time-efficient method of assessing consonant-identification performance than testing with single-consonant syllables because each CVC can elicit two consonant-identification responses.