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Line breaks: ab¦bre¦vi|ated
Pronunciation: /əˈbriːvɪeɪtɪd

Definition of abbreviated in English:


Shortened; cut short: an abbreviated version of the earlier work we intended to run an abbreviated event
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  • The name was coined in the twentieth century from the Greek mol, which is an abbreviated form of the word molecule.
  • Miller returned to battalion headquarters to conduct an abbreviated military decisionmaking process.
  • Today, SMS text messaging is language at its most abbreviated.

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