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Synonyms for abbreviate

to make short or shorter the duration or extent of

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The villainy, however, which could first borrow money of his faithful follower, and then abbreviate his name to 'Tuppy,' was more than he could patiently bear.
Every thing tends in a wonderful manner to abbreviate itself and yield its own virtue to him.
The ALWD Manual abbreviates words, but does not omit articles and prepositions.
Each manual presents its rules as directives: "Abbreviate words in the title according to Appendix 3.
Specifically, the magazine continues to abbreviate with period punctuation marks, which is something the U.S.
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