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concision

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noun con·ci·sion \kən-ˈsi-zhən\

Definition of concision

  1. 1 archaic :  a cutting up or off

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being concise



Examples of concision

  1. <the essay is a marvel of concision and clarity>



Origin of concision

Middle English, from Latin concision-, concisio, from concidere


First Known Use: 14th century


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