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elide

verb

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1 to show (something written) to be no longer valid by drawing a cross over or a line through it
  • some unnecessary verbiage will need to be elided, but otherwise the article is publishable

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  • stet
2 to make less in extent or duration
  • the product presentation was not elided—it's always only 15 minutes long

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The first known use of elide was in 1540

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“Elide.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/elide. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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