The Canadian Dictionary of AbbrevationsBook - 1994 | 2nd ed
This comprehensive reference work contains approximately 18,000 English- and French-language abbreviations, initialisms, and acronyms commonly used in Canada. The bilingual, alphabetical listings include phrases from the fields of business, finance, the arts, government, academia, entertainment, and the military. Each entry is accompanied by a definition, an alternative language translation and cross-reference if necessary, relevant information about the founding and expiration of the organization, and useful explanatory notations. In addition to abbreviations that are specifically relevant to Canadian institutions, the resource also lists general abbreviations that are widely seen and used in Canada, as well as those of international organizations and institutions of which Canada is a member.
Publisher: Toronto : ECW Press, c1994
Edition: 2nd ed
Branch Call Number: 423.1 CAN 1994
Characteristics: 396 p