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brevity
used in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

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the use of just a few words; or lasting a short time
  • After Bailey learned definitely that I was his sister, he refused to call me Marguerite, but rather addressed me each time as "Mya Sister," and in later more articulate years, after the need for brevity had shortened the appellation to "My," it was elaborated into "Maya."
    p. 68.2

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