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Old 01-24-2008, 09:31 AM   #128
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Default Re: GURPS Forum Abbreviations: help the newbies?

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Originally Posted by jmurrell
Note that for 4th Edition the only official abbreviation is the B for Basic. All other references in 4E books use the full name. This is for clarity (is BT Biotech or Blood Types?) and ease of use. In 3E some of the later abbreviations were very non-intuitive while others fit several books equally well. The end result was people had to look up the abbreviation to see which book it referred to. Which defeats the purpose of using abbreviations.

That said, I'd go with BIO for Bio-Tech.

JeffM
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