Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
LL. abbreviatio,: cf. F. abbréviation,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. abbreviāre, -ātum—ab, intensive, and brevis, short. See Brief.
Besides, no one of them ever spoke to Tory without using her abbreviated title.
"The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest" by Margaret Vandercook
Here a poor fisherman lived, Tommaso Aniello, generally called by the abbreviated name of Masaniello.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 11" by Various
To-day, the outlines of the mass of the Chateau de Vincennes are considerably abbreviated from their former state.
"Royal Palaces and Parks of France" by Milburg Francisco Mansfield
The regular variations between the three manuscripts and variations of abbreviation, when well evidenced, may be eliminated.
"Commentary Upon the Maya-Tzental Perez Codex" by William E. Gates
Issued in paper boards backed with cloth, with the title-page, slightly abbreviated, reproduced upon the front cover.
"A Bibliography of the writings in Prose and Verse of George Henry Borrow" by Thomas J. Wise
The job was quickly done, for the breakfast service was very abbreviated.
"The Desert Fiddler" by William H. Hamby
The abbreviation for complement of latitude, or what it is short of 90 deg.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
The Auto-extensor Co. addresses itself to the abbreviated editions of humanity.
"Marge Askinforit" by Barry Pain
The following are some of the signs and abbreviations met with in German hotels catering for stranger automobilists.
"The Automobilist Abroad" by M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
Abbreviated, the circle reads R, YR, Y, GY, G, BG, B, PB, P, RP.
"A Color Notation" by Albert H. Munsell
They gave her hurried shoves this way
Her body shock-abbreviated
As a city cat.
She lay out listlessly like some small mug
Of beer gone flat.
"Suicide" by Djuna Barnes
Real estate interests have a habit of rechristening neighborhoods into inelegant abbreviations that drive copy editors crazy: NoHo, NoLIta, ProCro.
"This program is an abbreviated version of the two-day Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) program," Winslow explained.
The Sanibel Congregational United Church of Christ will celebrate Palm Sunday on April 17 with three worship services at 7:45, 9 and 11 am The 7:45 am service is an abbreviated chapel service.
As a student at University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Joe Pug (or Joe Pugliese, in his pre-abbreviated undergrad days) was focused on becoming a playwright, not a songwriter.
Generic manufacturer Apotex has received the green light from the FDA for its abbreviated new drug application for a generic version of Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate).
I got an abbreviated cardio workout when I shocked at the postage to mail gifts.
In a recent paper, Ferraris, Lee and Lifschitz conjectured that the concept of a stable model of a first-order formula can be used to treat some answer set programming expressions as abbreviations.
New Jersey Gov Chris Christie speaks to the media before the start of the abbreviated first day of the Republican National Convention.
Abbreviations for block copolymer and thermoplastic elastomer are proposed to be added to this list of terminology and abbreviations.
On an abbreviated "A Passion for Opera" we hear a performance by Patricia Neway, an excerpt from Janá?ek's The Cunning Little Vixen , and a Mystery Voice Quiz.
As the first company to file an abbreviated new drug application for this product, Teva has been awarded a 180-day period of marketing exclusivity.
You were too long and contextual for this abbreviated world.
The abbreviated and paraphrased version of the line sparked controversy in 2011.
The abbreviated and paraphrased version of the line sparked controversy in 2011 when acclaimed poet and author Maya Angelou said it made the civil rights leader appear to be arrogant.
They saw an abbreviated performance by touring dance company Ailey II.
We will abbreviate R dJ dθ p(J, θ)f (θ, J ) = hf (J, θ)iJ,θ .
Diagonalization of replicated transfer matrices for disordered Ising spin systems
Let us abbreviate the displayed deﬁniens, i.e. the open sentence with v as its only free variable, as F (v).
On the Persistence of Homogeneous Matter
If M is TPr for all r then M is total ly positive, abbreviated TP.
Correction to a theorem of Schoenberg
We abbreviate limn→∞ [f (n)− g (n)] = 0 by f (n) n→∞−→ g (n) and say f converges to g , without implying that limn→∞g (n) itself exists.
Universal Convergence of Semimeasures on Individual Random Sequences
Let us abbreviate the term on the right hand side by K (µ) where µ = (µx )x∈B .
Annealed deviations of random walk in random scenery