For instance, there once was such as thing as MU, which stood for “Mutual Understanding,” a nebulous relationship state in which boy and girl were understood to like each other without actually declaring their attachment to each other as BF (boyfriend) and GF (girlfriend), thus leaving the door open to either a deepening of affections, or the possibility that someone else may steal either party.
In which case, it was best to protect against VD, or venereal disease, which was what such afflictions were called before they became known as STD’s (sexually transmitted diseases).
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Each day, interest is calculated on the unpaid principal balance and becomes accrued interest.
When referring to a century as a whole in text, the convention of placing either BC or AD after the stated century is considered acceptable by most of the style guides I dug up.
Wikipedia goes further to note that CE and BCE are becoming increasingly common in academic and religious writing, and suggests that CE and AD should not be used unless the date or century would be ambiguous without it.
The full acronym escapes my memory at the moment, but hopefully someone will read this and chime in. It isn't that AD is Latinate that determines its position, rather, it's the meaning of AD and BC, respectively, that guide their usage.
If we write these out whole, watch where the dates go: "In the year of our Lord, 1066." "550 years before Christ."Radiocarbon dating uses BP (before present) where present=1950, so you can have -ve BP ages!"The fear is that if fundamental events cause volatility to rise, these same passive vehicles will sell and exacerbate downside volatility," the note said.