Examples of usage:

  1. The most common units used were: the Penny, abbreviated: d. "Amusements in Mathematics" by Henry Ernest Dudeney
  2. The Princess Micomicona, who had been listening to the saving of her kingdom outside the door, became eager, after she had heard the tempest subside, to enter and see the conquered giant; but she retired hastily and with a slight exclamation of horrified modesty on seeing the abbreviated length of her defender's night- shirt, the tail of which had been sacrificed to his prayers in the wilderness. "The Story of Don Quixote" by Arvid Paulson, Clayton Edwards, and Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
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