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Abbreviations - Business Abbreviations

De meia-noite ao meio-dia, ou seja, de 00:00h à 12:00h.
a.m. (ante meridiem)
Used with 12 hour clock after 00:00, but before 12:00
aprox. (aproximadamente)
approx. (approximately)
Used with estimates
A/C (aos cuidados de)
attn. (to the attention of)
Used when in correspondence with specific person
Bel. (bacharel)
Bela. (bacharela)
B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)
University title
No Brasil se diz Horário de Brasília (GMT-3:00).
CET (Central European Time)
Used in correspondence with businesses in other time zones
V.A. (Vossa Alteza)
H.R.H. (His/Her Royal Highness)
Title for honourary people
p.ex. (por exemplo)
i.e. (id est)
Used when clarifying something
S/A (sociedade anônima)
inc. (incorporated)
Comes after certain business names
Ltda. (limitada)
Ltd. (limited)
Comes after certain business names
n/a (não aplicável)
n/a (not applicable)
Used when something does not need to be applied
nº. (número)
no. (number)
Used for orders
por ano
p.a. (per annum)
Used when describing an annual occurrence or business practice
De meio-dia à meia-noite, ou seja, de 12:00h à 24:00h.
p.m. (post meridiem)
Used with 12 hour clock after 12:00, but before 00:00
Vide verso
PTO (please turn over)
Indicates that there is correspondence on both sides of a page
Vice Presidente
VP (vice president)
The second in command after the President