{acronyms} is about formatting acronyms and abbreviations using customized commands or specific packages like acronym or {glossaries}.

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Abbreviation not shown correctly by long-short style (acronyms & glossary)

If i have a acronym that it self has a glossary entry AND the acronymstyle set to long-short then the abbreviation is not shown. MWE \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[acronyms,nogroupskip,...
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Acronyms in section names with classic thesis

I have troubles using acronym package with classicthesis package when I put an acronym in a section name. The least reproducible example I could come up with is this: \documentclass{scrreprt} % If I ...
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acronym environment does not work

I am not that new to LaTeX but still very green... I am trying to use the Package acronym and struggle right at the beginning. When working with \acrodef everything works as expected but my acronym ...
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Problem with \acused from acronym package: Not in list of acronyms

When using the acronym package, acronyms marked with \acused{AC} are not contained in the list of acronyms. However, I also cannot place \ac{AC}, \acs{AC}, or \acl{AC} since all of it is explained in ...
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How to add Abbreviations in content

I am using cleanthesis class and I want to know how to add abbreviations in content?
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Extract first letter of each word, also after a special character like a dash

This question based on this answer. Found letter missing when it occurs next to dash, as per the below MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{readarray} \usepackage{ifthen} \newcounter{index}\...
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Page order in list of acronyms with roman numbering

I have a document with three parts and different numbering: small roman numbers, arabic numbers and capital roman numbers. When printing the list of acronyms, the page order of an entry is always ...
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Display \acrfull reversed

Is there a built in command that displays the output of \acrfull but then reversed? So when I have: \newacronym{vm}{VM}{Virtual Machine} And I do: \acrfull It shows: Virtual Machine (VM) But ...
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Include specific acronyms in acronym list without using them in-text

I use the acronym package to automatically generate a list of acronyms, with the onlyused option. Now there are a handful of acronyms which are never called with \ac..{} in-text, because they only ...
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How do I use intersentence spacing in chapter/section names with hyperref?

I use Vim + vimtex + latexmk + xelatex. When using an acronym in a chapter name, Vim brings up this lint: Intersentence spacing (`\@') should perhaps be used. MWE: \documentclass{report} \...
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acronym of acronym with Glossary package

I am using the glossary package and want to define an acronym of an acronym: \newacronym{LHC}{LHC}{Large Hadron Collider} \newacronym{HL-LHC}{{HL-LHC}}{High Luminosity \acrshort{{LHC}} If I use ...
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how to adjust this list?

I'm trying to adjust this abreviation list by adding a space in front of every word in bold. this is the code : \textbf{2TUP } Two Tracks Unified Process ~\par \textbf{GSM} Global System for ...
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Context-sensitive braces with glossaries

I use the glossaries package for handling my acronyms. On first use, I want the acronyms to be printed in the form "long (short)". However, it may well be that the text where an acronym is used for ...
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How to customize the acronym / abbreviations list?

I have finished writing my report that contains about 100 pages with a lot of acronyms but i didn't manage them while writing the report. Now i want to customize the acronym list to be generated ...
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Centering Acronym

Anyone help me for centering the acronym (not align left like this example)? I tried \begin{center} but it's not possible. Here is my MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[colorlinks]{hyperref} \...
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How to make a *Simple* acronym list, with no in-document usage or separate compiling?

I would like to print a simple list of acronyms at the beginning of my dissertation, something like: Acronyms USA - United States of America NBA - National Basketball Association PIN - Personal ...
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Using acronyms at start of sentence [duplicate]

I want it to capitalize the first letter of an expanded acronym used at the start of a sentence, like: Application programming interfaces (APIs) are ... I tried to define a new command \Acp for ...
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Glossaries Package: No long form the first time using an acronym

Every time an acronym is used for the first time, the glossaries package (GP) includes the long form in the text. I don't want GP to do that (the abbreviations are clear/they can be looked up in the ...
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Glossaries: Print first occurence by using ACRONYM (DESC)

Is there a way to change the way how the acronyms in glossaries package are printed on the first occurence when defining them via \newacronym{cd}{CD}{compact disk}. Currently I'm using the following ...
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How to use acronym as new SIunit with acronym and siunitx packages?

I'm using acronym and siunitx packages and I would like to use an acronym as a SI unit. Example: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage[footnote]{acronym} \chapter*{Acronyms} \begin{...
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Title case an acronym

Sometimes in my document I wish to use an acronym. Sometimes I want the acronym to appear in title case (for example if it appears in a title).* *I need this to work in all environments, not ...
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Acro package: \printacronyms translation

While using acro package, I get the following message: Package translations Warning: Translation for `acronym-list-name' in portuguese unknown. on input line 67. Package translations ...
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How to abbreviate journal name in citation

I'm writing my research proposal and my supervisor wants me to abbreviate the journal name (and remove part of the month from the publication date). How can I achieve that? Edit: I am using BibTeX ...
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List of acronyms in LaTeX [duplicate]

To Ask Again: I am writing my thesis in LaTeX. I need to create a list of acronyms (or abbreviations). I want to have a page like what I have for list of tables and list of figures in which I ...
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List of Acronyms

I am writing my thesis in LaTeX. I need to create a list of acronyms (or abbreviations). I want to have a page like what I have for list of tables and list of figures in which I specify all the ...
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Problem with inserting “page” in Glossary

I read this question to insert "Page" before the occurencing page of a Glossary Entry. I tried the proposed solution, which rely on the following code : \renewcommand{\glsnumberformat}[1]{% (\...
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Are mouse over definitions of acronyms possible?

I have a lot of acronyms in my thesis and I am using the acro package. I would like to know if there is an option to make it possible for the acronyms within the thesis to display a mouse over ...
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Italic Acronyms with normal Subscripts

I use the acronym package for my acronyms. Is there a way to make the acronyms non italic in the Acronym List itself but use them in an italic form in the text? Most of the time it works with \textit{\...
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Omit page number in list of symbos using nomencl [duplicate]

I'm typesetting a thesis using a custom class based on book class and to meet the university requirements, all pages in frontmatter must not show the page numbers but must be counted, starting at the ...
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Hyperlink not working for glossaries in table

I am making a glossary list that appears in a two column table, but the hyperlinks now are no longer working when I use this custom style. Can someone explain how to fix this? \documentclass{article} ...
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Using tabular (or xtab) with the acronym package

Instead of generating a list of acronyms, I would like to make a table of acronyms that is capable of spanning across pages. I have a partial solution, but it forces the list of acronyms to a single ...
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Long glossary description and line-break for the short form of the acronym

I've been struggling with some long glossary word descriptions that are not breaking correctly. I found a link to a question about hyphens, but it only solves part of a part of my problem. For the ...
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Glossaries: How to avoid redudancy with recursive acronyms involving gene names with the same prefix?

Glossaries is great for spelling out gene name acronyms, but how can avoid this kind of redundancy? \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper,oneside]{report} \usepackage{glossaries} \newacronym{jak}{JAK}{...
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List of Symbols and Abbreviations with location

I have a list of symbols and abbreviations. Please see my code below, at the end of this question. This code works, but I would like to have my symbols/abbreviations with a LOCATION. By this I mean, ...
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Abbreviations, Acronyms

How can I do a Glossary resp. a Abbreviation list in Latex? I just want it to look like this: Glossar H Help D Danaelle and so on, thank you
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Single List of Abbreviations (acronym list + biblatex shorthand list)

In my paper I have two abbreviation lists: 1) Acronyms for certain expressions through glossaries package (eg. APR = Annual Percentage Rate) and 2) Abbreviations of legal documents through biblatex ...
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Doc doesn't display the list of acronyms

I've tried to define an example to display the list of acronyms. But after the compile step the doc only shows the text without a list of acronyms. \documentclass{article} % Load the package \...
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List of acronyms in Fancy Table

I wanted to know what will be the best way to get my list of abbreviations to show up like: Here is some code modified from this post in order to generate the list of abbreviations: \documentclass{...
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How to display the list of acronyms?

I have the following problem. I'm using the template from this Link In the LatexNew-folder is the new template version. When you translate the Thesis.tex in texstudio or texmaker then the tex-file ...
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How to use conditional (if statements) with data from acronyms?

I am using acronym for autocomplete my text like mailing functions. So I want the long text from acronym using all the time, and I am using \acro{}{} to define, so \acro{Maria}{f} - for me shows that ...
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How can I make the page list line break when using the acronym part of the glossaries package?

I am using glossaries to keep track of acronyms in my thesis (using commands like \acrlong, \acrshort and \acrfull). However, in the acronym list towards the end of the thesis, there are no line ...
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Abbreviation list align left with space between

Hi, Here is a sample code of my problem: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[labelfont=bf]{caption} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{acro} \DeclareAcronym{loT}{ short = IoT , long = ...
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Acronyms do not expand in longtabu/tabu

Basically what the title says: when I call an acronym for the first time in the document, and this happens to be in the tabu/longtabu environment, the acronym does not expand. Any ideas how to resolve ...
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English acronyms in a Greek document

I am trying to make a acronyms list in a Greek document, but the english word appears with greek letters..My preamble is the following.. \documentclass{book} \usepackage{acronym} \begin{document} \...
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First use of an acronym with \acp with acro package shows strange result [closed]

I have problems with the \acp from the acro package. Here an minimal example: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{acro} \DeclareAcronym{MP}{ short = {MP}, long = {Member of ...
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Acronym, swap description and acronym

I'm using the acronym package. Normally, if I enter an acronym like this: This is a system with \ac{LTI} propertiesSystem. It can be ... The pdf shows something like this: This is a system ...
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Best solution for acronmys, abbrevations, glossary and index

I am writing a scientific text/book which will contain acronyms, which should have a glossary and should also have an index. The question is: which LaTeX setup is best for this? Which are the best ...
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glossaries optionally delete white space between long form and abbreviation

If one has an foreign acronym (here english) coupled with a german word one uses a - between both. Now I have the problem that the first occurrence of an acronym falls together with a coupled german ...
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Doesn't the acronym package define \aclabelfont?

I am trying to build this minimalistic document which only imports the acronym package and attempts to redefine the \aclabelfont macro: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{acronym} \renewcommand*{\...
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glossaries emphasize text when cgls command is used

I use the style provided in this answer by @NicolaTalbot to emphasise the long form of acronyms in combination with an additional protected whitespace and support for foreign acronyms (see here). ...