Journal abbreviation: Manual of patent examining procedure

The abbreviation of the journal title "Manual of patent examining procedure" is "Man. Pat. Examining Proced.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derive the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
ManualMan.matches the word "manual"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
patentPat.matches the word "patent"
examiningExaminingNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
procedureProced.matches the stem "procedure-"

About the journal

Full journal titleManual of patent examining procedure
AbbreviationMan. Pat. Examining Proced.
ISSN (print)0364-2453

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