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Abbreviations - Business Abbreviations

a.m. (ante meridiem)
Used with 12 hour clock after 00:00, but before 12:00
n. (noin)
approx. (approximately)
Used with estimates
...henkilön käsiteltäväksi
attn. (to the attention of)
Used when in correspondence with specific person
Hum. kand. (Humanististen tieteiden kandidaatti)
B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)
University title
GMT (Greenwich Mean Time)
CET (Central European Time)
Used in correspondence with businesses in other time zones
Hänen Kuninkaallinen Korkeutensa
H.R.H. (His/Her Royal Highness)
Title for honourary people
i.e. (id est)
Used when clarifying something
Oy (osakeyhtiö)
inc. (incorporated)
Comes after certain business names
Ltd. (limited)
Comes after certain business names
ei saatavilla
n/a (not applicable)
Used when something does not need to be applied
nro. (numero)
no. (number)
Used for orders
per vuosi
p.a. (per annum)
Used when describing an annual occurrence or business practice
iltap. (iltapäivällä)
p.m. (post meridiem)
Used with 12 hour clock after 12:00, but before 00:00
käännä sivu
PTO (please turn over)
Indicates that there is correspondence on both sides of a page
VP (vice president)
The second in command after the President