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Abbreviations - Academic Abbreviations

別表
app. (appendix)
Used when there are relevant files added to the work
approx. (approximately)
Used when quantity is unknown
参考文献一覧
bibliog. (bibliography)
List of sources used
およそ
ca. (circa)
Used when estimating a quantity
ch. (chapter)
A defined section of the work
col. (column)
The vertical part of a table
学位論文
diss. (dissertation)
A complete work on a specific subject
編さん
ed. (edited by)
Used when the work has been altered by a third party
e.g. (exempli gratia)
Used when giving an example
特に
esp. (especially)
Used when trying to define something more clearly
etc.
etc. (et cetera)
Used when stating an infinite list, literally meaning 'and so forth'
fig. (figure)
A diagram that accompanies part of the work
すなわち
i.e. (id est)
Used when developing an idea, literally meaning 'therefore' or 'that is'
含めて
incl. (including)
Used when adding something to a list
注意
N.B. (nota bene)
Used when a person is required to take note of something important
p.(ページ)
p. (page)
Each individual side of paper in a manuscript
pp.(ページ 複数)
pp. (pages)
Several sides of paper in a manuscript
序論
pref. (preface)
A short paragraph that provides a background to a study
(人物名)出版
pub. (published by)
Used to name the person who has published the work
(人物名)編
rev. (revised by)
Used when the work has been altered slightly by someone to make it more relevant to the current audience
再版
rpt. (reprint)
Used when the work is not an original, but a direct copy
(人物名)訳
trans. (translated by)
Used when the work has been translated into another language
vol. (volume)
Indicates a specific volume or section of work