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abbreviateverb [T usually passive]

uk   us   /əˈbriː.vi.eɪt/
to make a word or phrase shorter by using only the first letters of each word: "Daniel" is often abbreviated to "Dan". "Chief Executive Officer" is abbreviated as "CEO".
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abbreviated
adjective uk   /əˈbriː.vi.eɪ.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/
"Di" is the abbreviated form of "Diane".
Traducciones de “abbreviate”
en árabe يَخْتَصِر…
en coreano 줄여 쓰다…
in Malaysian meringkaskan…
en francés abréger…
en turco bir ifadeyi, sözcüğü kısaltmak…
en italiano abbreviare…
en chino (tradicionál) 縮略,縮寫…
en ruso сокращать, урезать(текст, слово)…
en polaco skracać…
in Vietnamese viết tắt…
en español abreviar…
en portugués abreviar…
in Thai ทำให้สั้นลง…
en alemán abkürzen…
en catalán abreujar…
en japonés ~を短縮する, 省略する…
in Indonesian menyingkat…
en chino (simplificado) 缩略,缩写…
(Definition of abbreviate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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