| Sentences of abbreviation|
n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
For example, the word abbreviation can itself be represented by the "abbr." or "abbrev."
Sentence in Classic:
Father Kelly, the priest, had found the name of the Spanish maker on the sword and an abbreviation that stood for the city of Cordova.
The old prince, now and then using abbreviations, wrote in his large elongated hand on blue paper as follows:.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
It was with that object that, a year earlier, he had fixed his affections on Miss Bart; but in the interval he had mounted nearer to the goal, while she had lost the power to abbreviate the remaining steps of the way.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context