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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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sup][11] To reveal the influences in recent advancement of DMF policies, including abbreviated and mandatory submissions, this study aims to investigate the distribution of DMF applications in countries of manufacturers, therapeutic areas, and status of ten mandatory substances.
The abbreviated dial code is a cost-effective mobile solution that reinforces brand awareness, results in high response rates and quantifies marketing return on investment.
Both of these factors can outstrip any perceived benefit of filing abbreviated accounts.
Million, billion: These terms can be abbreviated in headlines.
This abbreviated survey reviews the state agency survey's 2567s to see where problem areas might lie in the facility and what the facility is doing about them from a performance improvement viewpoint.
Trevor Brueton, society president, has written to Trade and Industry Secretary Patricia Hewitt and to Robert Marris, Labour MP for Wolverhampton SW, calling on them to re-instate the freedom for SMEs to file abbreviated accounts.
Nevertheless, I have found that we can help students (re-) capture the power and wonder of the novel by simultaneously involving them in numerous explications of text focusing on verb tenses, adjectives, phrases in apposition, choice of nouns, point of view, elements of space, and so forth and in a mode of scholarship seldom seen today--a present state of studies--that needs merely to focus in an abbreviated manner on one of the most fundamental aspects of the genre, the one in which it is written: time.
367(b)-1(c)(5) provides an abbreviated notice provision in that circumstance.
Others suggested playing off the name Los Angeles, such as ``North Los Angeles'' (which could be abbreviated as No L.
The ALWD Manual uses only the period to show an abbreviation: "Department" is abbreviated "Dept.
There are essentially two types of system autopsies: 1) an abbreviated autopsy, which identifies the basics of the intrusion and begins to establish probable cause for court orders and search warrants and 2) a comprehensive autopsy, or forensic analysis, which is acceptable for criminal trial.
Abbreviated New Drug Application ("ANDA") for Fluocinonide Emollient Cream USP, 0.