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Abbreviations - Academic Abbreviations

annexe
Liitteet
Used when there are relevant files added to the work
approx. (approximativement)
n. (noin)
Used when quantity is unknown
biblio. (bibliographie)
Bibliografia
List of sources used
env. (environ)
n. (noin)
Used when estimating a quantity
ch. (chapitre)
kpl (kappale)
A defined section of the work
col. (colonne)
Pylväs
The vertical part of a table
diss. (dissertation)
Väitöskirja
A complete work on a specific subject
éd. (édition)
toim. (toimittanut)
Used when the work has been altered by a third party
ex. (exemple)
esim. (esimerkiksi)
Used when giving an example
spéc. (spécialement)
erityisesti
Used when trying to define something more clearly
etc. (et cetera)
jne. (ja niin edelleen)
Used when stating an infinite list, literally meaning 'and so forth'
fig. (figure)
kaavio
A diagram that accompanies part of the work
c.-à-d. (c'est-à-dire)
eli
Used when developing an idea, literally meaning 'therefore' or 'that is'
incl. (incluant)
mukaanlukien
Used when adding something to a list
N.B. (nota bene)
huom. (huomautus)
Used when a person is required to take note of something important
p. (page)
s. (sivu)
Each individual side of paper in a manuscript
pp. (pages)
sivut
Several sides of paper in a manuscript
préf. (préface)
esipuhe
A short paragraph that provides a background to a study
éd. (édité par)
julk. (julkaissut)
Used to name the person who has published the work
rev. (revu par)
muok. (muokannut)
Used when the work has been altered slightly by someone to make it more relevant to the current audience
réimp. (réimpression)
lisäpainos
Used when the work is not an original, but a direct copy
trad. (traduit par)
kääntänyt
Used when the work has been translated into another language
vol. (volume)
vol. (volyymi)
Indicates a specific volume or section of work