Definition of Abbreviation Pronunciation
1. The result of shortening or reducing; abridgment.
2. A shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to represent the whole, utilizing omission of letters, and sometimes substitution of letters, or duplication of initial letters to signify plurality, including signs such as, +, =, @.
3. The process of abbreviating.
4. A notation used in music score to denote a direction, as pp or mf.
5. One or more dashes through the stem of a note, dividing it respectively into quavers, semiquavers, demisemiquavers, or hemidemisemiquavers.
6. Any convenient short form used as a substitution for an understood or inferred whole.
7. Loss during evolution of the final stages of the ancestral ontogenetic pattern.
8. Reduction to lower terms, as a fraction.
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English - English - Abbreviation Pronunciation
n. act of shortening by removing or omitting a part; shortened form of a word or words
English - Spanish - Abbreviation Pronunciation
s. abreviación, abreviatura, forma corta, sigla
English - French - Abbreviation Pronunciation
n. abréviation; raccourci; forme écourtée
English - German - Abbreviation Pronunciation
n. Abkürzung
English - Indonesian - Abbreviation Pronunciation
n. perpendekan, singkatan, kependekan, ringkasan, rumus
English - Italian - Abbreviation Pronunciation
s. abbreviazione, forma raccorciata di un termine
English - Polish - Abbreviation Pronunciation
n. skrót, skrócenie, abrewiatura
English - Portuguese - Abbreviation Pronunciation
s. abreviação
English - Romanian - Abbreviation Pronunciation
n. abreviaţie, abreviere, prescurtare
English - Russian - Abbreviation Pronunciation
с. сокращение, аббревиация, аббревиатура
English - Turkish - Abbreviation Pronunciation
i. kısaltma
English - Ukrainian - Abbreviation Pronunciation
n. скорочення, абревіатура
English - Dutch - Abbreviation Pronunciation
zn. verkorting
English - Greek - Abbreviation Pronunciation
ουσ. συντόμευση, επίτμηση, σύντμηση, συντομία, συντομογραφία
English - Arabic - Abbreviation Pronunciation
English - Chinese - Abbreviation Pronunciation
(名) 缩写; 缩写词
English - Chinese - Abbreviation Pronunciation
(名) 縮寫; 縮寫詞
English - Hindi - Abbreviation Pronunciation
n. संक्षिप्तीकरण, संक्षेप
English - Japanese - Abbreviation Pronunciation
(名) 部分的に省略または削除によって短くすること, 短縮; 略語
English - Korean - Abbreviation Pronunciation
명. 생략, 줄임 ; 약어
English - Vietnamese - Abbreviation Pronunciation
n. cách viết tắc, sự tóm tắc, tóm lược
German - Chinese - Abbreviation Pronunciation

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Synonyms for Abbreviation
abridgement: contraction, abstract, abstraction, condensation, digest, outline