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  • Napier deliberately set himself to abbreviate multiplications and divisions - operations of so fundamental a character that it might well have been thought that they were in rerum natura incapable of abbreviation; and he succeeded in devising, by the help of arithmetic and geometry alone, the one 1 The title runs as follows: Arithmetica Logarithmica, sive Logarithmorum chiliades triginta....
  • Commands may be abbreviated so long as the abbreviation is not ambiguous.
  • The name Sudoku is the Japanese abbreviation of a longer phrase, meaning " the digits must remain single ".
  • Best advice is to use consistently and to always expand the abbreviation somewhere in the main body of the text.
  • In the absence of a common name, use the full name or a defined abbreviation, in preference to a trade name.

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