RE: acceptable use question

Subject: RE: acceptable use question
From: mlist -at- safenet-inc -dot- com
To: lcpgr -at- hotmail -dot- com, techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 2 Mar 2006 15:56:00 -0500

lcp gr wondered out loud:

> I am editing a document and I am confused about the
> acceptable use of the
> term "agenc(ies)". I have not seen this format used in the
> past. I've seen
> it used for singular or plural uses such as:
> form(s)
> In my case the sentence is:
> blah blah blah... display the summary information for the agenc(ies).
> I appreciate any responses. Thank you.

I'd just use "agency(ies)". I don't think anyone would misunderstand.

I stumble over "agenc", though.


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