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Abbreviations | Oxford English Dictionary


This list contains the most common abbreviations used in the OED. Click on a letter to see the abbreviations beginning with that letter. Most of the wor.

Chat Abbreviations | English Club


Abbreviations are common in chatrooms, texting and instant messaging. But what do abbreviations like BRB or LOL actually mean?

Abbreviations, initials and acronyms - English Grammar Today ...


4 days ago ... Abbreviations, initials and acronyms - English Grammar Today - a reference to written and spoken English grammar and usage - Cambridge ...

written abbreviations - synonyms and related words | Macmillan ...


Comprehensive list of synonyms for written abbreviations, by Macmillan ... an abbreviation consisting of letters that form a word. ... Eng. abbreviation. English ...

The Oxford English Dictionary: List of Abbreviations


Jun 17, 1996 ... adoption of, adopted from. a (as a 1850), ante, 'before', 'not later than'. a. adjective. abbrev. abbreviation (of). abl. ablative. absol. absolute, -ly.

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Abbreviation definition, a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to ... 1400-50; late Middle English abbreviacioun (< Middle French) < Late Latin ...

10 useful acronyms and abbreviations | Learn English


Jan 2, 2009 ... What's the difference between an acronym and an abbreviation? Many people feel they have the same meaning, but traditionally there is a ...

50 Popular Texting Abbreviations & Internet Acronyms — Explained


The Language of Internet: the following is a list of some common acronyms that are used on the web, in E-Mails,... . The list is far from being complete, it just ...



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Abbreviations : Lists of abbreviations | English abbreviations


This page contains a list of the common abbreviations used in English. Find out the meaning and the correct usage of abbreviations like e.g., etc, i.e., et al and ...

List of Commonly Used Abbreviations - Abbreviations and Acronyms


Looking at Latin, the root of the English language, is a good way to decipher abbreviations. The most popular abbreviations that we use in our day to day life are ...

Common Acronyms


In other words, the first letter of other words or phrases come together to create acronyms. Here are lists of some of the most common acronyms in the English ...