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  1. Abbreviations

    An abbreviation (from Latin brevis, meaning short) is a shortened form of a word or phrase, by any method. It may consist of a group of letters or words taken from the full version of the word or phrase; for example, the word abbreviation can itself be represented by the abbreviation abbr., abbrv., or abbrev.; NPO, for nil (or nothing) per (by) os (mouth) is an abbreviated medical instruction. It may also consist of initials only, a mixture of initials and words, or words or letters representing words in another language (for example, e.g., i.e. or RSVP). Some types of abbreviations are acronyms (some pronounceable, some initialisms) or grammatical contractions or crasis. An abbreviation is a shortening by any of these or other methods.

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  1. Abbreviations

    Abbreviations are shortened forms or versions of words, phrases, or names, typically created by taking the initial letters or parts of each component. They are used to save space, simplify text, and help improve communication efficiency. Abbreviations are commonly used in various contexts, including written documents, conversation, and electronic communication.

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  1. Abbreviations

    Works consisting of lists of shortened forms of written words or phrases used for brevity. Acronyms are included here.

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  1. Abbreviations

    ALhaghe

    Hi

    Etymology: Hihi


    Submitted by omerm.97529 on January 22, 2021  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abbreviations in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abbreviations in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of abbreviations in a Sentence

  1. Rita Charon:

    It’s easy to do, and something many of us do routinely, it lets the patient know what I think, and it reminds me to write in English and not in abbreviations. It reminds me to faithfully repeat what happened in that twenty minutes.

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2 Comments
  • muhammeds.76313
    yotverb

    To unite closely; fasten; rivet.

    Etymology: Probably from an alteration of yet, yote. More at yet, yote.
    LikeReply5 months ago
  • Rudolph Briscoe
    Rudolph Briscoe
    Waha meaning
    LikeReply 14 years ago

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sound of something in rapid motion
A disjointed
B whirring
C noninvasive
D alternate

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