Example sentences for: abbreviated

How can you use “abbreviated” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • One segment of the armed forces is the Construction Batallion, which was quickly abbreviated to C.B.

  • Or take the state in which I live, Mississippi: should that be abbreviated MS , or is that for Missouri?

  • To give an abbreviated answer, they are subjective probabilities that take into consideration all of the researcher's knowledge, except the point estimate for the parameter of interest they have calculated (in the above example that would be the annual disease incidence) and any prior beliefs about what the true value of that parameter is.

  • But the NYT fails to report that yesterday a U.S. district court issued a preliminary injunction against the fee prohibitions--a story off-leaded by the LAT (this same LAT story runs inside the Post in abbreviated form).

  • Cat is abbreviated from catamaran , used in trade names like Hobie Cat .

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