Abbreviations and acronyms are two o f the several categories of. .Crowley and Helen E. Sheppard (ed. A dictionary of abbreviations. Michael Macgregor (e.
Abbreviations and acronyms are two o f the several categories of shortening. The most writing-based of all categories of English word-formation today, about half function as common nouns (some even taking possessives). An abbreviation is an item created from 1-2 first letters of all or most of the 1-5 constituents of an existing item. Most initialisms evidently come into the lexicon as abbrevi ations and remain as such, with only two having changed to acronyms-REM and. 174. CREEP. Detroit: Gale Company.
Includes bibliographical references. V. 1. A-C - v. 2. D-I - v. 3. J-P - v. 4. Q-Z. Provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions, translating them into their full names or meanings. Terms from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine and others are included. Description based on print version record.
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Definition of AIAD in the Abbreviations. This page is about the meanings of the /shorthand AIAD in the Academic & Science field in general and in the Libraries terminology in particular. Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations Dictionary. First published in 1960. Academic & Science Libraries. Rate it: (. 0, 1 vote).
Julie E Towell, Helen E Sheppard. Volume 2 of a two-volume set, this dictionary deciphers over 150,000 English and non-English acronyms used internationally and in specific countries. It is arranged by complete word or phrase, with the acronym given as the "definition".
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The dictionary contains an alphabetical listing of approximately 30,000 (thirty thousand) acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and symbols covering approximately 2,000 fields and subfields ranging from Pelagic Ecology to Anthrax Disease, Artificial Organs to Alternative Cancer.
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