Abridger

  • 1 Abridger — A*bridg er, n. One who abridges. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 abridger — abridge ► VERB ▪ shorten (a text or film). DERIVATIVES abridgement (also abridgment) noun abridger noun. ORIGIN Old French abregier, from Latin abbreviare abbreviate …

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  • 3 abridger — noun see abridge …

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  • 4 abridger — See abridge. * * * …

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  • 5 abridger — noun One who abridges …

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  • 6 abridger — É™ brɪdÊ’É™(r) n. shortener, abbreviator, summarizer; reducer …

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  • 7 abridger — n. Epitomizer, writer of an epitome …

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  • 8 abridger — abridg·er …

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  • 9 abridger — noun one who shortens or abridges or condenses a written work • Syn: ↑abbreviator • Derivationally related forms: ↑abbreviate (for: ↑abbreviator), ↑abridge • Hypernyms: ↑ …

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  • 10 Shortness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Shortness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 shortness shortness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 brevity brevity Sgm: N 1 littleness littleness &c. 193 Sgm: N 1 a span a span GRP: N 2 Sgm: N …

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  • 11 abbreviator — noun one who shortens or abridges or condenses a written work • Syn: ↑abridger • Derivationally related forms: ↑abbreviate, ↑abridge (for: ↑abridger) • Hypernyms: ↑redact …

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  • 12 abridge — transitive verb (abridged; abridging) Etymology: Middle English abregen, from Anglo French abreger, from Late Latin abbreviare, from Latin ad + brevis short more at brief Date: 14th century 1. a. archaic deprive …

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  • 13 Audiobook — An audiobook (also referred to as a book on tape) is a recording that is primarily of the spoken word as opposed to music. While it is often based on a recording of commercially available printed material, this is not always the case; nor is this …

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  • 15 Vivien Creegor — (born 1960) is an English television newscaster. From 1989 until 2006, she was one of the principal news readers on Sky News.BiographyVivien Creegor started her career as a secretary with the BBC and eventually became a Production Assistant for… …

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  • 16 Ralph H. Earle — Ralph H. Earle, Jr. (1908 1995) was a biblical scholar. [Jim Cameron, Eastern Nazarene College historian, refers to Earle as Professor Ralph Earle, Jr. in 1941. His son is Ralph H. Earle, III. See James R. Cameron, Eastern Nazarene College The… …

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  • 17 Richard of Poitiers — († ca. 1174), also known as Richard of Cluny, was a monk of the Benedictine abbey of Cluny, and author of a small number of historical works (including a universal chronicle), treatises and poems.LifeLittle is known about the life of Richard of… …

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  • 18 abridge — abridgable, abridgeable, adj. abridger, n. /euh brij /, v.t., abridged, abridging. 1. to shorten by omissions while retaining the basic contents: to abridge a reference book. 2. to reduce or lessen in duration, scope, authority, etc.; diminish;… …

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  • 19 Havana — • Jurisdiction of the See of Havana comprises the two provinces of Havana and Matanzas Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Havana     Havana      …

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  • 20 cutter — Synonyms and related words: abridger, abstracter, analyzer, ax, baby tooth, bicuspid, blade, breaker, bucktooth, canine, centrifuge, cold steel, crown, cuspid, cutlery, dagger, deciduous tooth, dent, denticle, denticulation, dentil, dentition,… …

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