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Noun
The process of abbreviating something
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A soft, fatty foodstuff made by churning the cream of milk (generally cow's milk)
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Present participle for make or become shorter
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“Skirts are observed to shorten in boom times and lengthen during recessions.”
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Present participle for to make shorter
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Present participle for become or make smaller in size or amount
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Present participle for to reduce (a judicial sentence, especially a sentence of death) to another less severe one
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Present participle for to render comprehensible or understandable
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Getting shorter
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Present participle for to fix, correct, revise or improve (a text or document)
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Present participle for dehydrate, dry up
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Present participle for to shorten (clothes or fabric)
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Present participle for to draw together so as to wrinkle
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Present participle for to imprison, confine or incarcerate someone
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Present participle for to confine or keep within certain limits
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Present participle for cut (something) with scissors or shears, typically with small quick strokes
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Present participle for select a quotation
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