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abbreviation

A set of letters that are drawn from a word or from a sequence of words and used for brevity in place of the full word or phrase.

Abbreviation

A shortening of a phrase to its key letters.
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ABBR is a multi-seam high-quality thermal coal project and covers the extension to the same coal seams found on the previously announced KEM project.
Ltd, so do STTS, STATS ChipPAC Ltd; AMKR represents Amkor Technology Inc and ASX is abbr.
3 Direction to travel from Mazatlan to Monterrey (compass abbr.
8 Type of health record being encouraged by federal aid, abbr.