Abbreviations for Names of Certain Countries, States,
Abbreviations for Names of Certain Countries, States, Provinces, Territories, etc.
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B14.A. Use the following abbreviations of the names of certain countries and of states, provinces, territories, etc. of Australia, Canada and the United States when used:
1) as additions to certain other place names (see 23.4)
2) as additions to names of certain corporate bodies (see 24.4C and 24.9)
3) as additions to the name of the place of publication or distribution in the publication, distribution, etc., area (see 1.4C3)
4) in notes
Do not abbreviate the name of a city or town even if it has the same name as a state, etc., listed below (e.g.Washington, D.C. not Wash. D.C.). Do not abbreviate any place name that is not on the list.