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Abbreviator

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1. abbreviator, abridger

one who shortens or abridges or condenses a written work

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Abbreviator

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verb (transitive)
1. 
to shorten (a word or phrase) by contraction or omission of some letters or words
2. 
to shorten (a speech or piece of writing) by omitting sections, paraphrasing, etc
3. 
to cut short

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Abbreviator

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verb transitiveWord forms: abˈbreviˌated or abˈbreviˌating
1. 
to make shorter
2. 
to shorten (a word or phrase) by leaving out or substituting letters

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Abbreviator

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tr.v. ab·bre·vi·at·ed, ab·bre·vi·at·ing, ab·bre·vi·ates
1. To make shorter: abbreviated the meeting to make time for your visit. See Synonyms at shorten.
2. To reduce (a word or phrase) to a shorter form intended to represent the full form.

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