A This may be an unfamiliar business abbreviation to Americans, as I believe it is not much used there. If you want to include an example of the kind of usage the OP is asking about, there are many examples here. Used as a short prayer for a dead person, frequently found on tombstones. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Here's what they mean, first as spelled out in Latin, and then after a double-dash as translated into English. And if there are more comments like how many figures there are, one can use pp, 10 figures.
So p stands for page, pp stands for pages. Confer is the imperative of the Latin verb conferre. Because cetera implies inanimate objects, et al. And if there are more comments like how many figures there are, one can use pp, 10 figures.
If you want to include an example of the kind of usage the OP is asking about, there are many examples here. It should not be confused with the following abbreviation. Kramer and Kramer although it would be written Kramer v Kramer. All abbreviations are given with full stops , although these are omitted or included as a personal preference in most situations. Nominative case singular 'res' is the Latin equivalent of 'thing'; singular 're' is the ablative case required by 'in'.
This is a more important difference than one might think. Post as a guest Name. Used to indicate additions after a postscript. See Manuscript abbreviations in Latin and English:. If you submit to a journal not the arXiv , look whether they accept this abbreviation or not in their guidelines. Save your draft before refreshing this page.