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Revision as of 22:15, 21 May 2009

Using abbreviations for commonly known titles is encouraged. The abbreviations used should be uniform.

Contents

Countries

Some country abbreviations include periods while others do not.

  • United States of America - should be abbreviated as U.S. with periods, not U.S.A. or US.
  • United Kingdom - should be abbreviated as UK without periods, not U.K. or GB.

Streets and Roads

  • Street is St
  • Drive is Dr
  • Court is Ct
  • Road is Rd
  • Boulevard is Blvd
  • Freeway is Fwy

Days of the week

In listings, the days of the week should be abbreviated:

  • Days should be M Tu W Th F Sa Su, times should be 12 hour time, AM or PM.

Measurements

  • kilometre or kilometres is km

Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

In other languages