Is there a way to have glossaries identify \acrshort{foo} as the first time use (if it is indeed the first time it is used), so that following \gls{foo}



\newacronym{a}{foo}{Foo foo foo}

    I would like for this acronym, \acrlong{a} (\acrshort{a}, something to say about it), to count as first time use, so I can do \gls{a} for the rest of the text.

If I understand you correctly, you want to automatically unset the glossary entry when using \acrshort. This can be achieved by adding


to your preamble.

  • Yup, just what I needed! – ralk912 Jul 23 at 6:26

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