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Use the following abbreviations when complete local addresses are given: The hospital was built on Eighth Street. The hospital’s address is 319 W Eighth St. In some cases, these designators may or may not be abbreviated, by convention: Do not abbreviate non-English address terms (eg, boulevard, avenue, place, rue, via, Strasse, Platz). (Note: The translation of such terms can be derived via the Internet.) Query author for preference of English or non-English address terms. When the plural form of an address designator is used, do not abbreviate it (eg, Broadway and Spring streets). When a street number is not given,

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