LEGO Abbreviations

This is a list of several of the abbreviations we use around the site.  Many of these are unofficial.

  • ABBAutomatic Binding Brick
  • ABSAcrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene
  • ADUArmored Drilling Unit, Aerial Defense Unit, Alien Defense Unit
  • AFOLAdult Fan Of LEGO
  • ALEAdult LEGO Enthusiast, synonymous to AFOL
  • ATTAll Terrain Trapper
  • ATVAll Terrain Vehicle
  • Bley – A blueish-grey color
  • BURPBig Ugly Rock Piece, referring to Part 6082.
  • DioDiorama
  • DXDragon eXtreme, a type of character from Ninjago
  • EVAEthylene Vinyle Acetate
  • KFOLKid Fan Of LEGO.
  • KICKids Inner Circle, a group of LEGO fans under the age of 14 that test out new LEGO products
  • LDDLEGO Digital Designer
  • LULEGO Universe
  • LUGLEGO Users Group
  • MBAMaster Builder Academy
  • MLNMy LEGO Network
  • MOCMy Own Creation, a fan-made LEGO model
  • POOPParts which can be made Out of Other Parts
  • S@H – LEGO Shop at Home, the official online LEGO store.
  • SNIRStuds Not In a Row, an advanced building technique that uses diagonally oriented bricks
  • SNOTStuds Not On Top, an advanced building technique in which studs face different directions
  • SHIPSignificantly Huge Investment in Parts, a very large LEGO creation
  • SPUASpecial Part Used Again, a part which is seemingly only for a particular set or theme, but is used again for another
  • TFOLTeenage Fan Of LEGO
  • TLCThe LEGO Company, synonymous to TLG.
  • TLGThe LEGO Group.
  • UCS – The Ultimate Collector’s Series of sets.
  • VigVignette, a small scene built on a 6 by 6, 8 by 8 (most common), or 16 by 16 baseplate.
  • W.I.P– Work In Progress
  • YFOLYoung Fan Of LEGO, synonymous to KFOL
  • ZXZen eXtreme, similar to DX but different outfit

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