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Index of initials and acronyms.

by Richard Kleiner

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Published by Auerbach Publishers in Princeton .
Written in English

  • Abbreviations, English.,
  • Acronyms.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1693 .K55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination145 p.
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4913291M
    ISBN 100877690413
    LC Control Number76121868

      COMMON MEDICAL/DENTAL ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS HMG CoA 3 hydroxy 3 methylglutaryl coenzyme A HMO Health Maintenance Organization h/o history of HPF high power field HPI history of present illness HPV human papillomavirus hora somni,\h. s., HS [L.] at bedtime HSV herpes simplex virus 5-HT 5-hydroxytryptamine (serotonin). An acronym is a word or name formed from the initial components of a longer name or phrase, usually using individual initial letters, as in NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) or EU (European Union), but sometimes using syllables, as in Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg), or a mixture of the two, as in radar (RAdio Detection And Ranging).

    Acronym Description OAC Operational analysis and control model OB * Operations Branch. OSD Obs Obsolete/Obsolescent OBST Operational Business Systems Team OC Open crossing OC * Operational Circular OCB Offshore Certification Bureau OCD Occupational cerviobrachial disorder OCMI Organisation cultural maturity index OCR Opportunity Cost Rent OCR. Astronomy Acronyms () Atmospheric Research Center Acronyms () Business And Finance () Chatting Acronyms () Chemistry Acronyms () Computer Acronyms (Common) () Computer And Internet Acronyms () Human Genome Acronyms () Medical Acronyms () Medical Acronyms (Slang) () NASA Acronyms () Organizations Acronyms ().

    AND THE MEDICAL COMMUNITY IN GENERAL USES ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS. HERE IS SOME BLOOD HELP. TO HOME PAGE: CLOSE WINDOW Following here is a glossary or dictionary list of the most common of Blood related abbreviations (to the technician), that will leave the rest of us scratching a hole in our heads.   Both acronyms and initialisms are abbreviations, but there is a key difference between the two, at least at present. Due to rampant misuse of the term “acronym” some dictionaries are now starting to add an extra definition to it, allowing acronyms to expand their scope to include initialisms.

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An Index of initials and acronyms. book listing of names or topics mentioned in the book, with their page numbers. For serials and journals, the index is usually published after the volume is completed and is usually found in the last issue.

Ill, Ills, Illus. - Illustrations, Illustrated Decorated with pictures or other graphical material to portray or clarify the text. Abbreviations, initials and acronyms - English Grammar Today - a reference to written and spoken English grammar and usage - Cambridge Dictionary.

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Abbreviations (the shortened form of a word or phrase) and acronyms (words formed from the initial letters of a phrase) are commonly used in technical writing. In some fields, including chemistry, medicine, computer science, and geographic information systems, acronyms are used so frequently that the reader can feel lost in an alphabet soup.

Abbreviations are shortened forms of words or phrases. Acronyms and initialisms are both types of abbreviations, but there is a difference between them. According toan acronym is “an abbreviation of several words in such a way that the abbreviation itself forms a pronounceable word.

The word may already exist or it can be a new. Find out what meanings are for the acronyms, abbreviations, initials, lingo, jargon or slang and what they stand for. Random selection of popular acronyms Acronym Category Meaning: RPM: Computer Acronyms (Common) Revenue Per 1, Impressions. (M Is The Roman Numeral For 1,) SPC.

An excellent reference work is Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations Dictionary, edited by Mary Rose Bonk and published in its twenty-seventh edition in. The FEMA Acronyms, Abbreviations & Terms (FAAT) List is not designed to be an authoritative source, merely a handy reference and a living document subject to periodic updating.

Inclusion recognizes terminology existence, not legitimacy. Entries known to be obsolete (see new “Obsolete or Replaced” section near end of.

Accented letters. Alphabetize as if they were unaccented (in English-language works). Abbreviations and acronyms in index. and Saint, Dr. Pepper, NATO, etc. Acronyms and abbreviations are alphabetized as listed in the index, with St.

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Phone: or e-mail [email protected] - Your IP Address: Most people know what an acronym is. But few are as familiar with term initialism, or of an important distinction between the two. An acronym is an initial abbreviation that can be pronounced as a word, such as NASA or term is also used to refer to a series of initials pronounced individually, such as FBI or TGIF, but the technical term is initialism.

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For more detail check out the Top 10 New Deal Programs. “Acronyms” (letters (or, less commonly, the fi Cite this page Giorgio Francesco ARCODIA, “Abbreviations, Acronyms, and Initialisms”, in: Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics.

Rules for capital letters. This is the same rules as for the initialisms. If the first letters of the full form are capital letters, then we always write the acronym with capital letters: Example, we always write “North American Treaty Organisation” with capital first letters because it is the name of an official organisation.

Notes: • Intitialisms and acronyms functions as nouns and adjectives. • Why acronyms should be avoided in some cases is a mystery.

(Baeur) • When an acronym becomes fully accepted as a word, it often comes to be spelled with lowercase letters just like other words, e.g: radar, sonar, aids, and so on. (Stockwell & Minkovap. 7). It seems like every day there are new words, abbreviations, and turns of phrase cropping up, making it challenging to keep up with it all.

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