ISBN-10:
0849390036
ISBN-13:
9780849390036
Pub. Date:
03/23/2001
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
The Abbreviations Dictionary / Edition 10

The Abbreviations Dictionary / Edition 10

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ISBN-13: 9780849390036
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/23/2001
Edition description: REV
Pages: 2172
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.50(h) x 2.68(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
How to Use this Book
A to Z
Abbreviations
Acronyms
Anonyms
Appellations
Computer Terminology
Contractions
Criminalistic and Data-Processing Terms
Genealogical Terms
Geographical Equivalents
Government Agencies
Historical, Musical, and Mythological Characters
Initialisms
Legal, Medical, Military, and Scientific Terms
Short Forms
Signs and Symbols
Slang
Airlines of the World
Air-Pollution Index
Airports of the World
American States and Capitals
Astronomical Constellations, Stars, and Symbols
Bafflegab Divulged
Bell Code from Bridge or Pilothouse to Engine Room
Birthstones-Ancient and Modern
British Counties Abbreviated
Canadian Provinces
Capitals of Nations, Provinces, Places, and States
C-B (Citizens' Band) Radio Frequency Short-Wave Call Signs
Chemical Element Symbols, Atomic Numbers, and Discovery Data
Civil and Military Time Systems Compared
Climatic Region Symbols
Corrections Facilities and Criminalistic Terms
Currencies of the World
Diacritical and Punctuation Marks
Dysphemistic Place-Names
Earthquake Data (Richter Scale)
Eponyms, Nicknames, and Geographical Names
Fishing Port Registration Symbols (Great Britain and Ireland)
Greek Alphabet
International Civil Aircraft Markings
International Conversions Simplified
International Radio Alphabet and Code
International Vehicle License Letters
International Yacht Racing Union Nationality Codes
Inventions and Inventors
Irish Counties Abbreviated
Mexican State Names and Abbreviations
Musical Nicknames and Superlatives
National Capitals
National Holidays
National Parks
Numbered Abbreviations
Numeration
Oldest American Settlements
Phobias
Ports of the World
Presidents and Vice Presidents of the United States
Principles, Laws, Rules, Theories, and Doctrines
Proofreaders' Marks
Railroad Conductors' Cord-Pull Signals Plus Engineers' Whistle Signals
Railroads of the World
Roman Numerals
Rules of the Road-at Sea
Russian Alphabet
Ship's Bell Time Signals
Signs and Symbols Frequently Used (including Emoticons)
States, Nations, and Territories
Steamship Lines
Superlatives
U.S. Naval Ship Symbols
Vehicle Registration Symbols (Index Markers)
Weather Symbols (Beaufort Scale)
Wedding Anniversary Symbols
Winds and Rains of the World
Zip-Coded Automatic Data-Processing Abbreviations
Zodiacal Signs

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