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The meaning of Abridgment

Abridgment – definition

noun

The action of abridging a text.

Usage examples:

It is true that herbert butterfield remarked that the trick of writing history lay in ‘the art of a…
noun

Curtailment of rights.

Usage examples:

The abridgement of the rights of ownership
noun

A book, play, or piece of writing that has been made shorter by removing some details or less important information

Usage examples:

The books are abridgments of well-known classics., in 1676 bauthumley published an abridgement of f…

Abridgment translation into English

Abridgment: translate from English into Chinese

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删节, 节本

Abridgment: translate from English into Dutch

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Verkorting, Bekorting, Beperking, Afkorting, Inkrimping

Abridgment: translate from English into French

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Abrégement, Réduction, Résumé, Diminution

Abridgment: translate from English into German

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Kürzung, Kurzfassung, Gekürzte ausgabe

Abridgment: translate from English into Hindi

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संक्षिप्तीकरण, सार, संक्षेप, संक्षेपण

Abridgment: translate from English into Italian

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Riassunto, Compendio, Abbreviazione

Abridgment: translate from English into Korean

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축소, 요약본

Abridgment: translate from English into Russian

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Сокращение, Ограничение, Сокращенное издание, Сокращенный текст, Краткое изложение, Конспект

Abridgment: translate from English into Spanish

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Compendio, Resumen, Limitación, Reducción, Privación

Word origin

late Middle English: from Old French abregement, from the verb abreg(i)er (see abridge).

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