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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Terminating abruptly by having or as if having an end or point cut off; Cut short in duration.

Usage examples (39)
  • Adjective : an unnecessarily truncated essay. ,a truncated cone or pyramid
  • Verb (used with object) : Truncate detailed explanations. ,The numbers 1.4142 and 1.4987 can both be truncated to 1.4
  • On ABC's "This Week," where he is a regular contributor, Krugman makes the same arguments, albeit in truncated form.
  • So now, whenever I post something at LiveJournal, that latest post will be displayed (in truncated form) on my private site. for more
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