concision

noun con·ci·sion \ kən-ˈsi-zhən \

Definition of concision

1 archaic :a cutting up or off
2 :the quality or state of being concise

Examples of concision in a Sentence

  1. the essay is a marvel of concision and clarity

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Origin and Etymology of concision

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



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