Editorial style guide - M

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masters

All lower case and without an apostrophe.

All our masters students carry out research projects of their own.


material

Avoid. Be more specific.

We provide course notes, reading lists and textbooks at the start of the semester.
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Course material is provided at the start of the semester.


MB (megabytes)

Not M.B or mb.


Money Planner

Upper case M and P.


Money Timeline

Upper case M and T.


motor neurone disease

Lower case. Neurone not neuron. May be abbreviated to MND after the first mention.

SITraN is a world-leading centre for research into motor neurone disease.


multimedia

Only use multimedia when there are more than two media.