Not being picky. Being clear.
The period of time for which the contractor will provide the Work under the contract. Sometimes defined as a base period plus one or more option periods. Not to be confused with terms and conditions (Ts&Cs).
Subject matter expert; acronym pronounced either by spelling out (S-M-E) or as “Smee” (like Captain Hook’s sidekick). Lovely example of internally redundant terminology: What is an expert expert in, if not some subject matter? Likely driven by perverse need to use three-letter acronyms for perfectly ordinary concepts, but that’s another …
Traditionally, the executive and (one hopes!) senior technical review of the completed proposal.
Technically, the group of people conducting the Red Team Review . . .