decurtate

1 of 2

transitive verb

-ed/-ing/-s
obsolete

decurtate

2 of 2

adjective

de·​cur·​tate
də̇ˈkərˌtāt,
dēˈ-,
-tə̇t
: curtailed, shortened
a decurtate syllogism has one premise suppressed

Word History

Etymology

Transitive verb

Latin decurtatus, past participle of decurtare to curtail

Adjective

Latin decurtatus

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“Decurtate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/decurtate. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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