Meaning of ABRIDGE in English

ABRIDGE

v. a.

1.

Shorten, epitomize, condense, compress, make an abstract of.

2.

Diminish, reduce, contract, curtail, lessen, retrench, cut down. See abbreviate .

3.

Deprive of, dispossess of, divest of.

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