Definitions for "Abbreviation expansion"
A feature that allows the user to set up abbreviations for frequently used words or phrases and then type them with just a keystroke or two.
Memory resident utility software which allows the user to assign a group of letters, words or sentences to one or more keystrokes. The expanded text is automatically inserted when the abbreviations are entered.
assistive technology that allows users to type out complex words and phrases by typing only preset abbreviations. In doing so, the user is required to make fewer keystrokes and productivity is greatly increased. Useful for those with difficulty typing due to mobility impairments and also for those with problems spelling and such.