Meaning of ABRIDGMENT in English

ABRIDGMENT

n.

1.

Shortening, compression, condensation, compacting, contraction, diminution, reduction, curtailment, retrenchment. See abbreviation .

2.

Compendium, compend, epitome, summary, abstract, digest, synopsis, syllabus, breviary, brief, conspectus, outline, bird's-eye view.

3.

Deprivation, dispossession, limitation, restriction.

Soule. Dictionary of English synonyms.      Словарь английских синонимов.