Example sentences for: abbreviation

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

  • a word (as the noun book), hyphened or open compound (as the verb book-match or the noun book review), word element (as the affix pro-), abbreviation (as agt), verbalized symbol (as Na), or term (as man in the street) entered alphabetically in a dictionary for the purpose of definition or identification or expressly included as an inflected form (as the noun mice or the verb saw) or as a derived form (as the noun godlessness or the adverb globally) or related phrase (as one for the book) run on at its base word and usu.

  • We chose to retrieve entries containing the official gene name, abbreviation or aliases in the title field.

  • This form started its career in the mid 1980s in street-cred, an abbreviation of street credibility --popular approval in urban working class culture--but now is beginning to show signs of developing into a buzz-suffix in its own right:

  • This article also provided a significant antedating for N.F.G. no fucking good, an abbreviation accidentally omitted from The F-Word but included in the book's parent work with a first cite from 1977.

  • Had I needed it, a Help key should have brought an instant explanation of the symbol * and the abbreviation OE.


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