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Abbreviations - Business Abbreviations

a.m. (ante meridiem)
上午
Used with 12 hour clock after 00:00, but before 12:00
approx. (approximately)
大约
Used with estimates
attn. (to the attention of)
请...注意
Used when in correspondence with specific person
B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)
文学学士
University title
CET (Central European Time)
欧洲中部时间
Used in correspondence with businesses in other time zones
H.R.H. (His/Her Royal Highness)
尊敬的
Title for honourary people
i.e. (id est)
Used when clarifying something
inc. (incorporated)
有限责任公司
Comes after certain business names
Ltd. (limited)
股份有限公司
Comes after certain business names
n/a (not applicable)
不适用
Used when something does not need to be applied
no. (number)
订购号
Used for orders
p.a. (per annum)
每年
Used when describing an annual occurrence or business practice
p.m. (post meridiem)
下午
Used with 12 hour clock after 12:00, but before 00:00
PTO (please turn over)
请翻面
Indicates that there is correspondence on both sides of a page
VP (vice president)
副总裁
The second in command after the President