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Abbreviations - Business Abbreviations

a.m. (ante meridiem)
Da mezzanotte alle 12
Used with 12 hour clock after 00:00, but before 12:00
approx. (approximately)
ca. (circa)
Used with estimates
attn. (to the attention of)
c/o (all'attenzione di)
Used when in correspondence with specific person
B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)
Dott. (dottore)
University title
CET (Central European Time)
Ora di Termoli / CET (Tempo Centrale Europeo)
Used in correspondence with businesses in other time zones
H.R.H. (His/Her Royal Highness)
Sua Maestà / Sua Altezza / Maestà / Altezza
Title for honourary people
i.e. (id est)
i.e. (id est) / cioè
Used when clarifying something
inc. (incorporated)
S.p.A. (Società per Azioni)
Comes after certain business names
Ltd. (limited)
S.r.l. (Società a responsabilità limitata)
Comes after certain business names
n/a (not applicable)
non applicabile / non pertinente
Used when something does not need to be applied
no. (number)
Used for orders
p.a. (per annum)
annuale / per anno
Used when describing an annual occurrence or business practice
p.m. (post meridiem)
Dalle tredici alle ventitré
Used with 12 hour clock after 12:00, but before 00:00
PTO (please turn over)
vedi retro
Indicates that there is correspondence on both sides of a page
VP (vice president)
VP (Vicepresidente)
The second in command after the President