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Abbreviate Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • shorten; "Abbreviate `New York'' and write `NY''"
  • reduce in scope while retaining essential elements; "The manuscript must be shortened"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Abbreviate'


  • Abbreviated dialing: Abbreviated dialing (This is not ADN File of GSM, This is ECC file of GSM) is the use of a very short telephone number to reach public services. The purpose
  • Abbreviated Injury Scale: The Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) is an anatomical-based coding system created by the Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine to classify
  • Abbreviated mental test score: The abbreviated mental test score (AMTS) was introduced by Hodkinson in 1972 rapidly to assess elderly patients for the possibility of dementia. Its uses
  • Heartbeat: The Abbreviated King Crimson: Heartbeat: The Abbreviated King Crimson is a compilation by the band King Crimson, originally intended for radio stations as a promo vehicle to accompany

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* I'm perplexed when people adopt the modish abbreviation Ms., which doesn't abbreviate anything except common sense. - Dick Cavett


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