Definition of unabridged in English:


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Pronunciation: /ʌnəˈbrɪdʒd


  • (Of a text) not cut or shortened; complete: an unabridged edition
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    • Although this war record of a Free French pilot in the RAF was first published in 1951, this is the first complete and unabridged edition and is based on M. Clostermann's wartime diary.
    • You can also try reading the whole unabridged book here, but I bet you don't make it even a quarter of the way to the end of the first chapter.
    • This reprint is the original, unabridged text.
    complete, entire, whole, intact, full-length, uncut, unshortened, unreduced, uncondensed, unexpurgated

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