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abbreviation
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How to pronounce abbreviation:

Definition of abbreviation:

abbreviation (noun):
shortening something by omitting parts of it.
a shortened form of a written word or phrase used in place of the whole word or phrase

Synonyms for abbreviation:

abridgement
abridgment
abstract
bowdlerization
brief
clipping
compendium
compression
condensation
conspectus
contraction
curtailment
descriptor
digest
epitome
form
outline
overview
précis
recapitulation
reduction
resumé
review
résumé
shortening
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Antonyms for abbreviation:

full form
long form
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