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Synonyms for ellipsis

omission or suppression of parts of words or sentences


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k] was out of the passing area when we using the ellipses.
When n is higher than 2, the super-ellipses are curves that lie between ellipse and rectangle (or circle and square if both semi-axes are equal).
Almost from the start, such ellipses (from the Greek "to fall short") had onlookers and rule-mongers shaking their heads.
Gregory Lucier, NuVasives chairman and chief executive said, Ellipses revolutionary technology, which has been enthusiastically received by surgeons, has the potential to become the standard of care for spine and orthopedic patients.
Numerically Stable Direct Least Squares Fitting of Ellipses.
Let 0 < a < A and 0 < b < B and two ellipses [E.
An authors use of typographical ellipses often intersects with his or her use of dashes.
Published by Ellipses, Questions europeennes en QCM' (European issues in multiple-choice questions) is a useful volume for those preparing to sit a competition for the European Union institutions.
The central hypothesis is that there are two types of ellipses in English, one sentence-bound and the other discourse-bound, and that their different syntactic derivations correlate with their specific information structural functions.
This summer RICHARD SERRA unveiled a major suite of eight sculptures at the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, culminating, in effect, a body of work inaugurated with his first Torqued Ellipses nearly a decade ago.
To reverse the order of the clauses and ellipses renders a valid sentence--(5).
In upright posture, we analyzed multi-joint coordination during drawing ellipses with the foot in a horizontal plane in classical ballet dancers (elite) and gymnasts who had no dance training (novice).
Truss gives easy to understand instructions as to where and when and how to use such wonderful marks as apostrophes, commas, dashes, colons, semicolons, exclamation marks, ellipses, parentheses, brackets, and more.
The plan reveals two overlaying ellipses that define the floor line and the top rim of this 11.
We looked at cylinders around the room to observe how circles become ellipses when seen at an angle.