## Pandoc error parsing BibTeX file

I get the following error so often (and I always forget how to solve it) that I thought I’d post a solution.

pandoc-citeproc: "stdin" (line 2421, column 2):
unexpected "m"
expecting "c", "C", "p", "P", "s" or "S"
pandoc: Error running filter /usr/lib/rstudio/bin/pandoc/pandoc-citeproc
Filter returned error status 1
Error: pandoc document conversion failed with error 83

## Glossary and acronyms in LaTeX

To write a glossary in LaTeX you need to use a specific packages designed for the purpose. It then allows you to define a term and its acronym in a file, then reference the item later. The first time the item is referred to the full label and acronym are displayed automatically:

United Kingdom (UK)

All subsequent times you reference the item LaTeX just the acronym is shown:

UK