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YAC Yeast Artificial Chromosome
Yap CAP Yap Community Action Program
YBD Yellow-Band Disease; Yellow-Blotch Disease
YFP Yellow Fluorescent Protein
YLNG Yemen Liquefied Natural Gas
YOY Young-of-the-Year
YPR Yield Per Recruit
yr-1 per year
YTD Year-To-Date