(drumroll please! I said, "Drum" oh the hell with it)
Yes, GIF, short for Graphics Interchange Format, displayer of low-res cat and blows-to-the-nutsack animations throughout the internet.
Did... did I just accidentally travel back in time several decades? Because GIFs were introduced in Our Year Of The Lord 1987.
You're on it, Oxford English Dictionary. You've definitely got your finger on the pulse of the language. I can't wait until they announce "JPEG" as the 2013 Word Of The Year. Whoops! Spoilers!