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truncate

verb

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to make less in extent or duration
  • some of the quotations from the movie had to be truncated to fit on tie-in products

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The first known use of truncate was in the 15th century

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“Truncate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/truncate. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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