Translation of abbreviation in Spanish:

abbreviation

abreviatura, n.

Pronunciation /əˌbriviˈeɪʃ(ə)n//əbriːvɪˈeɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

  • 1

    (shortened word)
    abreviatura feminine
    • Electronic records also contained significantly more words, abbreviations, and symbols.
    • In the world of avid e-mail users, a variety of acronyms and abbreviations have developed.
    • Find out what those pesky acronyms and abbreviations stand for.
    • A list of abbreviations, acronyms, and symbols that should not be used also should be available.
    • Acronyms or abbreviations can confuse a client who is looking for the business in a resource listing.
    • This is not a legally approved abbreviation, and the story has been corrected to reflect that.
    • The peso's abbreviation was p, and its plural was sometimes written as ps, and sometimes the P with a superscript s.
    • These typically consist of a two-letter state abbreviation, followed by a three-letter locality and a three-digit fire number.
    • Doctors and nurses worked rapidly around her speaking in clipped phrases and abbreviations.
    • The glossary contains explanations of abbreviations and terms used in this pamphlet.
    • That's a particularly dour abbreviation - Normal Operating Procedure - but I don't claim to have invented that one.
    • A new society that turns abbreviations into memorable acronyms has run into trouble.
    • There were many abbreviations, which were initially difficult to remember.
    • I was trying to find out the rule about using apostrophes with acronyms or abbreviations.
    • Such abbreviations have cropped up in different contexts time and again.
    • Though the two abbreviations are Latin terms, they are easily translatable into English.
    • Letters shown in brackets are the recognized abbreviations for each term.
    • An Appendix is provided with a summary of terms and abbreviations used throughout the article.
    • It's generally accepted that you can use acronyms and abbreviations without explanation, where the term is well known by the audience.
    • So from now on I'll refer to the Texas Air National Guard by it's correct abbreviation, TXANG.
  • 2

    (shortening of word)
    abreviación feminine