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ABRIDGMENT

 Dictionary entry overview: What does abridgment mean? 

ABRIDGMENT (noun)
  The noun ABRIDGMENT has 1 sense:

1. a shortened version of a written work

  Familiarity information: ABRIDGMENT used as a noun is very rare.


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ABRIDGMENT (noun)


Sense 1abridgment [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A shortened version of a written work

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

abridgement; abridgment; capsule; condensation

Hypernyms ("abridgment" is a kind of...):

sum-up; summary (a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form)


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