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Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Directory, 53rd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1410384810
  • ISBN-13: 9781410384812
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • Shipping Weight: 34.28 lbs ( 15.55 kgs)
  • 6446 Pages | Print | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2018, 2017, 2016
  • © 2019 | Published

About

Overview

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Directory, now in its 53rd edition, provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions. New terms are added annually from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine, and others.

Features and Benefits

  • Most entries are specifically identified with the United States.
  • Tens of thousands of British and Canadian terms can also be found.
  • Other non-U.S. acronyms likely to be encountered in magazines, newspapers, and web pages.
  • Increased focus of acronyms found on social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram.

What's New

  • Six thousand new entries to this edition.

Table of Contents

Volume 1, Part 1 (A).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
A.
Volume 1, Part 2 (B).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
B.
Volume 1, Part 3 (C).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
C.
Volume 1, Part 4 (D-E).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
D-E.
Volume 1, Part 5 (F-H).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
F-H.
Volume 1, Part 6 (I-K).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
I-K.
Volume 1, Part 7 (L-M).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
L-M.
Volume 1, Part 8 (N-O).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
N-O.
Volume 1, Part 9 (P-R).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
P-R.
Volume 1, Part 10 (S-T).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
S-T.
Volume 1, Part 11 (U-Z).
Highlights.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
User’s Guide.
List of Select Sources.
Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations.
U-Z.