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Synonyms for ABBREVIATE

Usage Examples for ABBREVIATE

  1. To abbreviate expression, we not unfrequently, in this manner, convert adjectives into nouns. - "The Grammar of English Grammars" by Goold Brown
  2. If, corresponding to this annihilation of space, we could abbreviate minutes, hours and days as in a moving- picture film, we might have the edifying spectacle of our steamer's trip reduced to a succession of loops, ricochetting from island after island, as a stone skips along the surface of the water, sliding along those dotted lines which are so characteristic a feature of coasts in our school geographies, and coming to rest at last with a splash in the muddy current off the Georgetown stelling. - "Jungle Peace" by William Beebe