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Abbreviations - Business Abbreviations

a.m. (ante meridiem)
a.m.(午前中)
Used with 12 hour clock after 00:00, but before 12:00
approx. (approximately)
おおよそ
Used with estimates
attn. (to the attention of)
・・・宛てに
Used when in correspondence with specific person
B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)
文学士
University title
CET (Central European Time)
中央ヨーロッパ標準時
Used in correspondence with businesses in other time zones
H.R.H. (His/Her Royal Highness)
殿下
Title for honourary people
i.e. (id est)
すなわち
Used when clarifying something
inc. (incorporated)
法人組織
Comes after certain business names
Ltd. (limited)
有限会社
Comes after certain business names
n/a (not applicable)
該当なし
Used when something does not need to be applied
no. (number)
No.
Used for orders
p.a. (per annum)
毎年
Used when describing an annual occurrence or business practice
p.m. (post meridiem)
p.m. (午後)
Used with 12 hour clock after 12:00, but before 00:00
PTO (please turn over)
裏面に続く
Indicates that there is correspondence on both sides of a page
VP (vice president)
副大統領
The second in command after the President