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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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adjective uk   /əˈbriː.vi.eɪ.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/
"Di" is the abbreviated form of "Diane".
(Definition of abbreviate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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abbreviateverb [T]

 us   /əˈbri·viˌeɪt/
to ​shorten a word or words, or to make something ​shorter: We had to abbreviate the ​names of the ​states.
adjective [not gradable]  us   /əˈbri·viˌeɪ·t̬ɪd/
An abbreviated ​version was ​published last ​year.
(Definition of abbreviate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “abbreviate”
en coreano 줄여 쓰다…
en árabe يَخْتَصِر…
in Malaysian meringkaskan…
en francés abréger…
en ruso сокращать, урезать(текст, слово)…
en chino (tradicionál) 縮略,縮寫…
en italiano abbreviare…
en turco bir ifadeyi, sözcüğü kısaltmak…
en polaco skracać…
en español abreviar…
in Vietnamese viết tắt…
en portugués abreviar…
in Thai ทำให้สั้นลง…
en alemán abkürzen…
en catalán abreujar…
en japonés ~を短縮する, 省略する…
en chino (simplificado) 缩略,缩写…
in Indonesian menyingkat…
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