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truncate
used in The Time Machine

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Definition
make shorter by terminating abruptly before the end
  • As I took hold of the handle of the door I heard an exclamation, oddly truncated at the end, and a click and a thud.
    Chapter 12 (86% in)
truncated = terminated abruptly
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