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On Mon, Nov 9, 2009 at 19:47, Jim Henry <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> 2009/11/9 Philip Newton <[log in to unmask]>:
>
>> The only other one I can think of off the top of my head is Spanish
>> "EE.UU." which is also interesting for using a double letter to
>> indicate a plural - something I don't think I've ever seen anywhere
>> else.
>
> There are abbreviations "pp." for "pages", "ll." for "lines", and
> "vv." for "verses" used in English bibliographic references sometimes.
>  I think they're less common than they used to be, perhaps.

Oh! Good point. Yes, and "ff." for "and the following (pages, or
whatever)" (or is this only used in German?).

I think I've also seen "et seqq." for plural "and the following".

Cheers,
Philip
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