verb [T usually passive]
to make a word or phrase shorter by using only the first letters of each word:
'Daniel' is often abbreviated to 'Dan'.
'Chief Executive Officer' is abbreviated as 'CEO'.
'Di' is the abbreviated form of 'Diane'.
'ITV' is the abbreviation for 'Independent Television'.
Wikipedia article "CPC".
台灣的 CPC 中油 生產力中心
Xinhua - China
BEIJING, July 18 (Xinhua) -- A senior official of the Communist Party of China (CPC) said here Friday that the CPC is willing to work with the Japanese ...