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Using abbreviations is encouraged. These abbreviations should be uniform and consistent.
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Using abbreviations is encouraged.<br />
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These abbreviations should be uniform and consistent.
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==Buildings==
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*Building: '''Bldg'''
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*1st floor: '''1F''', 2nd floor: '''2F''', etc
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==Contact==
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* '''Wi-Fi''' is used for wireless internet using access points (hotspots)
  
 
==Countries==
 
==Countries==
 
* ''United States of America'' should be abbreviated as '''US''' without periods, not U.S.A. or U.S.
 
* ''United States of America'' should be abbreviated as '''US''' without periods, not U.S.A. or U.S.
 
* ''United Kingdom'' should be abbreviated as '''UK''' without periods, not U.K. or GB.
 
* ''United Kingdom'' should be abbreviated as '''UK''' without periods, not U.K. or GB.
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==Currencies==
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See: [[Wikitravel:Currency]]
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==Dates and times==
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See: [[Wikitravel:Time and date formats]]
  
 
==Streets and roads==
 
==Streets and roads==
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*Lane: '''Ln'''
 
*Lane: '''Ln'''
 
*Jalan: '''Jl''' (Road in Indonesia and Malaysia)
 
*Jalan: '''Jl''' (Road in Indonesia and Malaysia)
 
==Buildings==
 
*Building: '''Bldg'''
 
*1st floor: '''1F''', 2nd floor: '''2F''', etc
 
 
==Date and time==
 
See: [[Wikitravel:Time and date formats]]
 
  
 
==Measurements==
 
==Measurements==
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* Celsius: '''°C'''
 
* Celsius: '''°C'''
 
* Fahrenheit: '''°F'''
 
* Fahrenheit: '''°F'''
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* Year or years: '''yr'''
 
* Hour or hours: '''hr'''
 
* Hour or hours: '''hr'''
 
* Minutes: '''min'''
 
* Minutes: '''min'''
  
==Contact==
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* '''Wi-Fi''' is used for wireless internet using access points (hotspots)
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==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 04:48, 11 November 2012

Using abbreviations is encouraged.
These abbreviations should be uniform and consistent.

Contents

Buildings

  • Building: Bldg
  • 1st floor: 1F, 2nd floor: 2F, etc

Contact

  • Wi-Fi is used for wireless internet using access points (hotspots)

Countries

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

Currencies

See: Wikitravel:Currency

Dates and times

See: Wikitravel:Time and date formats

Streets and roads

  • Street: St
  • Avenue: Ave
  • Drive: Dr
  • Court: Ct
  • Road; Rd
  • Boulevard: Blvd
  • Freeway: Fwy
  • Highway: Hwy
  • Expressway: Expwy
  • Lane: Ln
  • Jalan: Jl (Road in Indonesia and Malaysia)

Measurements

See: Wikitravel:Measurements

  • kilometre or kilometres: km
  • metre or metres: m
  • centimetre or centimetres: cm
  • mile or miles: mi
  • inch or inches: in
  • Celsius: °C
  • Fahrenheit: °F
  • Year or years: yr
  • Hour or hours: hr
  • Minutes: min


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