Definition Of abbreviation
a shortened form of a word or phrase.
Electronic records also contained significantly more words, abbreviations , and symbols.
Example Of abbreviation
A list of abbreviations , acronyms, and symbols that should not be used also should be available.
A new society that turns abbreviations into memorable acronyms has run into trouble.
‘Bye,’ Lydia said with typical American abbreviation .
Doctors and nurses worked rapidly around her speaking in clipped phrases and abbreviations .
Dorcia flinched at Dolly's abbreviation of her name.