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Abbreviations - Academic Abbreviations

ap. (apéndice)
Ah. (Anhang)
Used when there are relevant files added to the work
aprox. (aproximadamente)
ugf. (ungefähr)
Used when quantity is unknown
bibl. (bibliografía)
Lit.-Verz. (Literaturverzeichnis)
List of sources used
circ. (circa)
ca. (circa)
Used when estimating a quantity
cap. (capítulo)
K. (Kapitel)
A defined section of the work
col. (columna)
The vertical part of a table
Diss. (Dissertation)
A complete work on a specific subject
editado por
bearb. (bearbeitet von)
Used when the work has been altered by a third party
p. ej. (por ejemplo)
z.B. (zum Beispiel)
Used when giving an example
bes. (besonders)
Used when trying to define something more clearly
etc. (etcétera)
usw. (und so weiter)
Used when stating an infinite list, literally meaning 'and so forth'
fig. (figura)
Abb. (Abbildung)
A diagram that accompanies part of the work
es decir,...
d.h. (das heißt)
Used when developing an idea, literally meaning 'therefore' or 'that is'
inkl. (inklusive)
Used when adding something to a list
N.B. (nota bene)
N.B. (nota bene)
Used when a person is required to take note of something important
p. (página)
S. (Seite)
Each individual side of paper in a manuscript
pp. (páginas)
S. (Seiten)
Several sides of paper in a manuscript
Vorw. (Vorwort)
A short paragraph that provides a background to a study
publicado por
hg. (herausgegeben von)
Used to name the person who has published the work
revisado por
geä. (geändert)
Used when the work has been altered slightly by someone to make it more relevant to the current audience
reedición / nueva edición / reimpresión
Nachdr. (Nachdruck)
Used when the work is not an original, but a direct copy
traducido por
übersetzt von
Used when the work has been translated into another language
Jg. (Jahrgang)
Indicates a specific volume or section of work