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English definition of “short”


noun     /ʃɔːt/
in short in a few words: In short, we need more staff .Summaries and summarisingAccounts and stories
FILM [C] a short film Types of film, play, book etc.
DRINK [C] UK a small amount of a strong alcoholic drink like whisky Spirits and distilling
(Definition of short noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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