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Author Prince, Mary Miles, author.
Title Prince's dictionary of legal abbreviations : a reference guide for attorneys, legal secretaries, paralegals, and law students / by Mary Miles Prince.
Publication Info. Getzville, New York : William S. Hein & Co., Inc., 2017.
Edition Seventh edition.
Location Call No. Status Notes
 Law Library  KF 246 .B46 2017    CHECKED IN
 Law Library Reserves  KF 246 .B46 2017    CHECKED IN
Description xi, 1141 pages ; 26 cm
Contents Forward dictionary -- Reverse dictionary -- Appendix I. United States Courts of Appeals -- Appendix II. United States District Courts -- Appendix III. Other Federal Courts.
Summary A comprehensive list of abbreviations (for nearly 36,000 terms) used in legal encyclopedias, law dictionaries, law reporters, loose-leaf services, law reviews, legal treatises, legal reference books and citators. In addition to providing the meaning of abbreviations and acronyms, the reverse dictionary also enables the user to locate the abbreviations for titles, terms and names used in legal literature.--Publisher.
"Prince's Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations contains an extensive range of acronyms, abbreviations, and symbols found in primary and secondary sources of American legal literature. Providing this information in both forward and reverse order, this book assists users in identifying the meaning of abbreviations and acronyms (Part I) and in identifying abbreviations for titles, names, and terms (Part II). Titles, names, and terms often have multiple abbreviations or acronyms. This book, without distinction, includes abbreviations established by well-recognized authorities such as The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation as well as abbreviations otherwise devised by authors in their efforts to shorten legal references and citations. The Seventh Edition provides a comprehensive list of abbreviations (for nearly 36,000 terms) used in legal encyclopedias, law dictionaries, law reporters, loose-leaf services, law reviews, legal treatises, legal reference books and citators. In addition to providing the meaning of abbreviations and acronyms, the reverse dictionary also enables the user to locate the abbreviations for titles, terms and names used in legal literature." -- Publisher's website.
Subject Law -- United States -- Abbreviations -- Dictionaries.
Annotations and citations (Law) -- United States -- Dictionaries.
Added Title Dictionary of legal abbreviations
Related To Revision of: Prince, Mary Miles. Prince's Bieber dictionary of legal abbreviations. 6th ed. (DLC) 2009002851 9780837716251 (OCoLC)299281816
First edition: Bieber, Doris M. Dictionary of legal abbreviations used in American law books Buffalo, N.Y. : William S. Hein & Co., 1979 (OCoLC)4911068
ISBN 9780837740393 (hardback ; acid-free paper)
0837740398 (hardback ; acid-free paper)
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