Example sentences for: abbreviation

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

  • It is more than a hundred years later before an efficient abbreviation for it is found.

  • 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.

  • Recently, three economists named Harold Cole, George Mailath, and Andrew Postlewaite (for whom I will use the collective abbreviation CMP) have proposed a compromise between the two theories: On the one hand, people do not care directly about their relative positions in the wealth distribution.

  • Short acronyms are especially problematic (for example, 'CT', the abbreviation for 'calcitonin' can be found in the title of over 20,000 abstracts, of which only 25 contain the term 'calcitonin').

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