i18n

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

A representation of internationalization as i followed by 18 more letters, followed by n.

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Noun[edit]

i18n ‎(uncountable)

  1. (The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought): (software engineering) Abbreviation of internationalization.

Usage notes[edit]

The spelling i18n is preferred to I18N and I18n as the uppercase I (pronounced “eye”) is indistinguishable from a lowercase l (pronounced “el”) in many sans serif fonts.

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