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a·bridg·ment

also a·bridge·ment  (ə-brĭj′mənt)
n.
1. The act of abridging or the state of being abridged.
2. An abridged written text.

abridgment, abridgement

a shortened or condensed form of a book, article, etc.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.abridgement - a shortened version of a written workabridgement - a shortened version of a written work
summary, sum-up - a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form; "he gave a summary of the conclusions"
Translations

abridgement

[əˈbrɪdʒmənt] N
1. (= shortened version) → resumen m, compendio m
2. (= act) → abreviación f

abridgement

n (act) → Kürzen nt; (= abridged work)gekürzte Ausgabe

abridgement

[əˈbrɪdʒmənt] n (act of abridging) → riduzione f; (shortened version) → edizione f ridotta
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It was at Trevor's shop that I took possession of my first 'proper' book and I read and reread that abridged version of Jules Verne's Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea until I had memorised long passages of it.
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The Epic of Manas was translated into Hungarian in 1979, but that was an abridged version of the epic, he said.