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Abbreviations - Business Abbreviations

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