Examples of elision in a Sentence
unfortunately, when the book was condensed, some of the elisions rendered major plot developments incomprehensible
Recent Examples of elision from the Web
This elision strengthens rather than weakens the film's central theme of faith.
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Origin and Etymology of elision
First Known Use: 1581See Words from the same year
Related Wordselimination; blank, skip; lapse, slip; deduction, reduction, subtraction; default, delinquency, dereliction, failure, neglect, negligence, oversight, pretermission; abbreviation, condensation
Near Antonymsinclusion; accretion, accrual, addendum, addition, augmentation, boost, expansion, gain, increase, increment, more, plus, raise, rise, supplement
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