ALCOA

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ALCOA

An acronym for “Attributable, Legible, Contemporaneous, Original, Accurate,” the “dimensions of data quality” that the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) requires for a “source” document (e.g., case history, lab reports, observations and other data pertinent to the investigation) on each individual given an investigational drug or employed as a control.
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Having co-operated with the Aluminium Company of America on the development of a lightweight all-aluminium production car, Audi's aim 10 years ago was clear.
The origins of aluminium cars go back to an agreement with the Aluminium Company of America (ALCOA) on the development of a lightweight production car.