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Use glossary group headings as sections/chapters/etc

I'm trying to make a little Spanish dictionary with the package glossaries. I've tried to redefine group headings as sections. This is a MWE (polyglossia seems to be necessary, as there's no PDF ...
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List of symbols is not grouped

My list of abbreviation is sorted and grouped like expected, whereas my list of symbols is only sorted correctly but not grouped. Where is my fault? MWE \documentclass[]{scrbook} \usepackage[T1]{...
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glossaries: Calculating the width of custom field

For the following MWE % arara: lualatex: { options: [ '-synctex=1', '-shell-escape' ]} % arara: makeglossaries % arara: lualatex: { options: [ '-synctex=1', '-shell-escape' ]} \documentclass{...
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Suppress text (space) output when using \glsadd{}

I'm using the glossaries (or glossaries-extra) and am trying to add terms to the glossary silently. That is, inside my document, I occasionally want to add a term to the glossary without it appearing ...
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Modifying dual entry display in glossary with bib2gls and glossaries extra, altlistgrpup glossarystyle

I am trying to find a way, how to manipulate with dual entry display in altlistgroup style glossary. I am using glossaries-extra and bib2gls. In my document, I am having list of abrreviations, main ...
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Generate macros for glossary terms to improve source readability

With glossaries-extra, I would like to generate macros for each glossary term to improve readability of the latex sources. I find it difficult to read text that looks like this (especially if it is a ...
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Glossaries: Single key to both acronym and symbol entries

I am creating a document where I'd like to have a glossary of terms, a list of acronyms and a list of symbols. Some glossary entries combine several, e.g. BSDF stands for "bidirectional distribution ...
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Similar Acronyms with glossaries

How to generate the following sentences with the glossaries functionality: In operational phase 1 (OP1) we did such. In the following OP2 and OP3 we changed the settings. The tex code would look ...
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How to make an index using glossaries? [duplicate]

Considering http://mirrors.ibiblio.org/CTAN/macros/latex/contrib/glossaries-extra/glossaries-extra-manual.pdf I discovered how to make a glossary, by using e.g. \newabbreviation{EU}{EU}{European ...
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glossaries-extra remove indentation of a long text in \glossentrydesc

I would like to remove the indentation of long text in the description of a glossary entry. Actually a really simple task but I can not find the solution. Somehow \glossentrydesc{##1} does the ...
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Can I make glossaries issue a warning when I use an abbreviation before explaining it?

I want to use the glossaries-extra package to manage abbreviations. I prefer explicitly choosing where I use the long or the short form of the abbreviation (using the shortcuts \al, as, af etc.). It ...
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Command as glossary entry label

Very long shot, but is it possible to use a command as a glossary entry label, such as the command prints out in the text, but references to a single, general glossary entry? MWE: \documentclass{...
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How to output value of entry key with glossaries-extra and bib2gls?

For reasons similar to this question's (noun declension), I wish to refer to an entry and output an arbitrary text (in this case, a particular declension of the entry noun). It looks like entering the ...
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How to put translations in parentheses on first use with glossaries-extra?

I am currently writing a thesis in Swedish and have chosen to use Swedish translations for certain terms. Since they are not well known in Swedish, I would like to present the English term in ...
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Commas separating page numbers in glossary

I am currently working on a glossary and have the following problem. I am using the same symbol, in the MWE "D", for different notions on different pages and would like it to be displayed one ...
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Glossaries-extra: Adding glossaries package to “Clas­sicTh­e­sis” template by Dr. André Miede v. 4.6

I have been using LaTeX the "Clas­sicTh­e­sis" template by Dr. André Miede v. 4.6, for my thesis document. I require to add Lists of definitions, abbreviations, symbols to this template. I was trying ...
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Proper kerning in case the symbol with a subscript is a glossary term and a superscript is another glossary term

Continuing How to get glossary terms to properly typeset subscripts/superscripts?, let's consider the following input: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \...
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Removing empty page between list of acronyms and nomenclature in frontmatter of twoside page book

I am trying to get rid of extra empty page in \frontmatter of \documentclass[twoside]{book} between passages of Abbreviations and List of symbols. I am using for printing and managing list of symbols ...
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Is it possible to show a custom text for the long part of an abbreviation?

Using the glossaries-extra package, it is possible to define the used terms and their abbreviation for convenient and consistent use within the document. But handling inflections within a sentence ...
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The right place and the right options for rerunfilecheck in the presence of many packages?

Let's consider an input file called main.tex with the following contents: \RequirePackage{ifthen} \RequirePackage{ifxetex,ifluatex} \newif\ifxetexorluatex \ifxetex \xetexorluatextrue \else \...
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Avoid showing Abbreviations in the Glossary with Only a Single Use

I am eperimenting with the glossaries-extra package and use bib2gls. Currently every abbreviation used in my document via \gls (for example \gls{gpu}) shows the full form on first use (that I like) ...
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How to use glossaries extra Auto Indexing?

From ftp://ftp.ccu.edu.tw/pub/tex/macros/latex/contrib/glossaries-extra/glossaries-extra-manual.pdf chapter 7 refers to Auto Indexing and mention indexname and dualindex. I tried to add them as ...
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How to use `glossaries` together with `ProvidesPackage`

I can use glossaries, I mean compile and generate PDF of first example from http://mirrors.cqu.edu.cn/CTAN/macros/latex/contrib/glossaries/glossariesbegin.pdf: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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List of acronyms alignment error using bib2gls

Recently I have learnt how to use bib2gls in order to generate list of abbreviations, acronyms, symbols, etc. There is a power full method described in previous posts. However, once I tried to ...
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glossaries: how to typeset the list of page numbers in \textsmaller and reduce the vertical gap

I use glossaries-extra to typeset the list of symbols in a book I edit. Since the book is large, the list of page numbers for each entry is long, making the whole glossary occupy too much space. I ...
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Uneven spacing between glossary entrances in the list

I am trying to make a glossary list and there is something weird going on: the spacing between entrances is uneven for no obvious reason. The minimal example of the code is below: \documentclass{...
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Counter in front of the glossary name

I need to define a customized glossary list based of \setglossarystyle{list} such that in front of each entry I get a counter: symbol 1 blah-blah symbol 2 blah-blah-blah ... I ...
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Errors in using “List of Symbols” for a thesis using .bib files?

I have the wish to use an effective method to create a glossary and be able to classify the different "types" of entries in different lists (abbreviations, acronyms, symbols, glossary, etc.). I ...
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How to embed braces inside an `\ensuremath` environment inside a `\newglossaryentry`?

Running pdflatex on the following document \documentclass{article} \usepackage{glossaries-extra} \newglossaryentry{injective}{name={\ensuremath{X\overset{1:1}{\rightarrow}Y}},description={injective ...
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Keep sorting local to groups for symbols in glossaries-extra with bib2gls

Consider this example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[record,style=alttreegroup,nomain,symbols]{glossaries-extra} \begin{filecontents}{symbols.bib} @symbol{alpha, name = {\ensuremath{\alpha}}, ...
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Glossaries: introduce short name only if used more than once within section/chapter/part

I would like to obtain the following behavior: If an acronym is only used once within a section/chapter/part, at this occurrence only the long name should be used. If however the acronym is used more ...
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Glossaries fails to print - Vimtex

I'll start with a disclaimer that this might be a Vimtex-specific issue, and that I made another post here (Glossary stopped compiling after adding an entry - deleting/commenting out the entry hasn&#...
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Glossaries-extra without sectioning

I'm creating a document with two glossaries (using glossaries-extra and bib2gls). I would like to print each glossary without any automatic sectioning (without creating a new chapter or section), so ...
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Glossaries-extra issue: undefined control sequence error caused by record option

there doesn't seem to be a question on this specific topic so here's my problem: I'm using glossaries-extra to create a list of symbols at the beginning of my thesis but I have a weird error popping ...
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Bib2Gls doesn't compile CJK characters correctly

I hope it's okay to start a new question, as there are similar ones, but not this exact one (afaik). It all started with this guide, which is exactly what I need for my paper :) Glossaries with CJK ...
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How to make a list of abbreviations, acronyms, symbols, glossary and index with the glossaries package? [duplicate]

I would like to make a list of abbreviation, list of acronyms, list of symbols, glossary and index using the glossaries package as following order: \documentclass[a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage{...
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Glossary stopped compiling after adding an entry - deleting/commenting out the entry hasn't fixed the issue

Edit: So I have discovered I now cannot make any glossaries, even with a minimal document with no intruding packages. I don't really know how to troubleshoot this. As per the title. The issue seems ...
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glossaries-extra - wrong spacing around math relation

When I use a relation in math mode with the glossaries package, the output looks exactly the same as if typed directly. However, when using glossaries-extra, the spacing is incorrect. What can be the ...
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Manage multiple glossaries in one bib file

I am currently exploring the tools given by glossaires-extra when combined with bib2gls. But I get stuck on some points. I have to work with multiple glossaries, so I declare my glossaries notation ...
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Glossaries entry not defined

when I delete an entry in my glossary, it says: entry not defined (line...), but there is a big gap then with no content. Here is my whole masterfile code: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt, listof = ...
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pdflatex says glossary entry is undefined when it is defined

I am writing my thesis and for months it has been compiling without a problem. Now when I attempt to compile (I use pdflatex) it gives the following error. [78 <./chapters/the_reductome/images/...
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Nomenclature with glossaries and xindy forget some symbols

I would like to create a large nomenclature thanks to glossaries packages. I also would like to sort the element of the nomenclature by symbols, because I found it easier when you are looking for ...
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Glossaries links with non-latin labels in LuaLaTeX refer to wrong place

I want to make a glossary with glossaries-extra package and use Cyrillic characters as entries labels. Everything works fine with XeLaTeX. Clickable links refer to exact glossary entry. But in ...
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Customization of glossaries-extra

I use the glossaries-extra package with this preamble: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[...
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Page headers for glossary in arsclassica

I cannot find a good way of making page headers of glossaries-extra’s glossary formatted in ʟᴏᴡᴇʀᴄᴀsᴇ sᴍᴀʟʟ ᴄᴀᴘs that is default format for arsclassica’s chapter (i.e, left-hand side pages) and ...
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How to effectively use List of Symbols for a thesis using .bib files?

Actually, this question has been already asked here: How to effectively use List of Symbols for a thesis? And there is a very good answer with 4 methods. However... Thank you very much for the ...
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glossaries automake not working lualatex

I have an up to date MikTex distribution. Roughly following Trouble making a glossary, I have the following code in test.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{shellesc} \usepackage[acronym,nomain,...
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glossaries-extra.sty

I am trying to upload a manuscript to a journal system (manuscriptcentral.com) that requires me to upload separately the main.tex and all its dependencies. Their system compiles the files into a PDF. ...
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xindy could not find file “lang/english/utf8-lang.xdy” despite being available

I get a strange error upon running perl.exe \path\to\xindy.pl -L english -C utf8 -I xindy -M "main" -t "main.alg" -o "main.acr" "main.acn" or equivalently, xindy.exe -L english -C utf8 -I xindy -...
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How to set a user-style for abbreviations with glossaries-extra?

I used glossaries package to create a list of acronyms and made my own glossary style, like in MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[nopostdot,nonumberlist,acronym]{glossaries} \newglossarystyle{...