abbreviate verb சுருக்கு; குறைத்துவிடு
to make a word or expression shorter by not including letters or using only the first letter of each word [= shorten]

be abbreviated to something

  • Information technology’ is usually abbreviated to ‘IT’.

abbreviated adjective

made shorter:

  • Orders were passed to the commander at the front in an abbreviated form.
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