Publisher: Oxford University Press; 2 edition (July 23, 1998)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.1 MB
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Abbreviations are part of way of life and have gotten more and more frequent within the components of banking, pcs, and company. Compiled from the assets of the Oxford English Dictionary and a variety of newspapers and journals, Dictionary of Abbreviations, moment variation is the main up to date and accomplished advisor to abbreviations on hand in paperback. protecting all of the most vital company, clinical, and technical abbreviations, in addition to these in daily use, the dictionary includes over 20,000 abbreviations and 36,000 definitions. integrated listed below are acronyms (ROM, NATO), initialisms (OED, CFC), shortenings (Sun. for Sunday), symbols, and symptoms (K, HZ, and A4), in addition to hybrid varieties (A-bomb). insurance can also be foreign in scope, and photo symbols resembling proofreading marks, hallmarks, track, technological know-how, and climate symbols are all supplied in a sequence of appendices. This re-creation, containing 1,700 new headwords and senses, additionally offers the most recent abbreviations for corporations, phrases utilized in ads, pcs and the net, medication, and executive.