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English definition of “ellipsis”

ellipsis

noun [C] (PRINTED MARK)    /ɪˈlɪp.sɪs/ (plural ellipses) specialized
three dots in a printed text that show where one or more words have been intentionally left outPunctuation
(Definition of ellipsis noun (PRINTED MARK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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