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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (used of texts) shortened by condensing or rewriting.

Usage examples (35)
  • An abridged version
  • I don't think most of these books are available in abridged audio books format.
  • The manuscript so abridged, is submitted to you, with the earnest prayer, that if published, it may subserve the cause of truth and good citizenship.
  • There are none of the shortcuts of the forties and fifties, though one sees the font of what survives, in abridged form in many later projects of that period. for more
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