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Abbreviation Full name
AM Additive Manufacturing
ANN Artificial Neural Networks
BJ Binder Jetting
DED Directed Energy Deposition
DLD Direct Laser Deposition
DLP Digital Light Processing
DMD Direct Metal Deposition
DMLS Direct Metal Laser Sintering
DOE Design of Experiments
EBF3 Electron-Beam Freeform Fabrication
EBM Electron Beam Melting
FDM Fused Deposition Modelling
FFF Fused Filament Fabrication
KPI Key Performance Indicator
LBM Laser Beam Melting
LENS Laser Engineered Net Shaping
LMD Laser Metal Deposition
LOM Laminated Object Manufacturing
LPS Liquid-Phase Sintering
ME Material Extrusion
MJ Material Jetting
MJM Multi-Jet Modelling
PBF Powder Bed Fusion
PBIH Powder Bed and Inkjet Head
PMMA Poly-Methyl Methacrylate
PP Plaster-based 3D Printing
PSL Projection Stereolithography
SGC Solid Ground Curing
SHS Selective Heat Sintering
SL Sheet Lamination
SLA Stereolithography
SLM Selective Laser Melting
SLS Selective Laser Sintering
TAS Total Area of Sintering
UAM Ultrasonic Additive Manufacturing
UC Ultrasonic Consolidation
VP Vat Photopolymerization
WAM Weld-based Additive Manufacturing

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