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abbreviates

verb
present tense third-person singular of abbreviate

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to make less in extent or duration
  • had to abbreviate his vacation in France in order to travel to Oslo to receive the Nobel Prize

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“Abbreviates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abbreviates. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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