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Santa, noun

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Also SANTA, S.A.N.T.A.
Acronym formed on South African National Tuberculosis Association, a welfare organization established in 1947 to combat the spread of tuberculosis. Also attributive.
1952 B. Davidson Report on Sn Afr. 195The South African white T.B. rate, S.A.N.T.A. concluded, is ‘dangerously high’ — as indeed one might expect, given..a steep rate of incidence among non-whites.
1990 Grocott’s Mail 19 June 6Re-elected for another term as Chairman of the SANTA Bathurst District Branch.
Acronym formed on South African National Tuberculosis Association, a welfare organization established in 1947 to combat the spread of tuberculosis. Also attributive.

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