Translation of "abbreviation" - English-Turkish dictionary

abbreviation

noun [ C ] uk us /əˌbriːviˈeɪʃən/

a shorter form of a word or phrase, especially used in writing

kısaltma
A doctor is often called a 'GP', an abbreviation for 'general practitioner'.

(Translation of “abbreviation” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)