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Abbreviation

Definition of abbreviation:

part of speech: noun

Shortening; contraction.

part of speech: noun

A shortening: a part of a word put for the whole.

part of speech: noun

The shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase.

Usage examples for abbreviation:

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Hyacinth

A well- known plant of the lily family with stalks of bell- shaped flowers; also, one of its bulbs or flowers. ...

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