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* AoE – Area of Effect, typically of explosive weapons.
 
* AoE – Area of Effect, typically of explosive weapons.
 
* Base – [[Military Bases]].
 
* Base – [[Military Bases]].
* Bot - [[Syntis]].
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* Bots - [[Syntis]].
 
* Bomber – ships/weapons used for [[Orbital Strikes|orbital bombardments]].
 
* Bomber – ships/weapons used for [[Orbital Strikes|orbital bombardments]].
 
* Cats/Kitties – [[Ripchee]].
 
* Cats/Kitties – [[Ripchee]].
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* HW – Home World (the player’s starting planet).
 
* HW – Home World (the player’s starting planet).
 
* Hydro – [[Hydro Adjustment Station]].
 
* Hydro – [[Hydro Adjustment Station]].
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* IDA – IDA Games, the developers of Outscape.
 
* LY – Light Year, a unit of measurement of astronomical distances.
 
* LY – Light Year, a unit of measurement of astronomical distances.
 
* Main - the Main [[Game Galaxies|galaxy]], much larger than Skirmish and intended for a slower pace of play.
 
* Main - the Main [[Game Galaxies|galaxy]], much larger than Skirmish and intended for a slower pace of play.
 
* MWt – Megawatt thermal, a unit of thermal power generation used by [[Power Stations]] and ship [[Engines]].
 
* MWt – Megawatt thermal, a unit of thermal power generation used by [[Power Stations]] and ship [[Engines]].
* IDA – IDA Games, the developers of Outscape.
 
 
* ODS - [[Orbital Defence System]].
 
* ODS - [[Orbital Defence System]].
 
* PR – [[The People's Realm]].
 
* PR – [[The People's Realm]].
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* Skregs - [[Skregons]].
 
* Skregs - [[Skregons]].
 
* Squids - [[Akorokken]].
 
* Squids - [[Akorokken]].
* Toasters – Syntis (''pejorative'')
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* Toasters – Syntis (''pejorative'').
  
 
[[Category:Misc]]
 
[[Category:Misc]]

Revision as of 20:17, 15 November 2019

A glossary of common abbreviations and jargon used by Outscape players.