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Do not use periods within capitalized abbreviations: CEO, TV. For e.g. and i.e., lowercase and use periods. (Italicized here for emphasis; do not italicize in reports.) If abbreviating a company’s or an organization’s name anywhere in the text, use its full name on first reference, immediately followed by the abbreviation in parentheses. 38 more words
Ah, we’ve all seen something like the following sentences:
- My favorite sports team (i.e., the Philadelphia Eagles) plays football well.
- Citrus fruits (e.g., grapefruits, oranges, clementines) can be tart. 320 more words