Master Glossary

Date added: Aug 25 - 10:03 pm
Document Information
Full name: 
NENA Master Glossary of 9-1-1 Terminology
Document type: 
Standard number: 
00-001 v16
Document description: 

The NENA Master Glossary is a guide for readers of NENA publications and a tool for members of the NENA committees that prepare them. It defines the terms, acronyms and definitions associated with the 9-1-1 industry. Intended users of this document are any person needing NENA’s definition/description of a 9-1-1 related term.

Use of the “NENA Master Glossary of 9-1-1 Terminology” will:

  • Provide a consistent definition for all definitions and acronyms identified with NENA Standards documents produced by the NENA Committees
  • Reduce the work required to establish definitions for consistently utilized terms and acronyms 

Any Master Glossary questions, comments or suggestions
should be submitted to Sophie Vick

Committee Information
Committee Name(s): 
Technical - General
Committee Name(s): 
Operations - General
Committee type: 
Joint Tech/Ops
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