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10:04 Sep 15, 2000
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
Dutch term or phrase: afkorting van 'paragraph'?
Ik ben op zoek naar de juiste afkorting van het Engelse 'paragraph', voor een wettekst.
Nathalie
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Summary of answers provided
naHow about § ?
Mats Wiman
napar or paraxxxjarry
napar OR par.Ken Cox


  

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26 mins
par OR par.


Explanation:
sources: Chambers Dictionary; my old Websters New Collegiate

Ken Cox
Local time: 08:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1385
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41 mins
par or para


Explanation:
These are colloquial short forms of paragraph. The only standard abbreviation appears to be par. (My trusted Chambers Dictionary)


    Chambers Dictionary
xxxjarry
South Africa
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Native speaker of: English
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9 hrs
How about § ?


Explanation:
Thats what it's there for: To be short.

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 08:44
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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