Meaning of ELLIPSIS in English

noun (plural ellipses) see: in Date: 1540 1. the omission of one or more words that are obviously understood but that must be supplied to make a construction grammatically complete, a sudden leap from one topic to another, marks or a mark (as…) indicating an omission (as of words) or a pause

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