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To which is added a Chronological abridgement of the sacred scriptures by way of dialogue.
THE TEACHING AND CULTIVATION OF THE FRENCH LANGUAGE IN ENGLAND DURING TUDOR AND STUART TIMESKATHLEEN LAMBLEY
I chanced to possess an abridgement of the "Biblia naturae," the masterly work of the father of insect anatomy.
MORE HUNTING WASPSJ. HENRI FABRE
History is to be begun with an abridgement of universal history; such as Justin, Florus, and the abridgement of Livy.
THE LIFE OF THE TRULY EMINENT AND LEARNED HUGO GROTIUSJEAN LVESQUE DE BURIGNY
An abridgement was tried of Gibbon; but it had little success, and has never since been attempted.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 56, NUMBER 350, DECEMBER 1844VARIOUS
The Mandan future inflection -kit -kt -t appears to be an abridgement of this.
THE DAKOTAN LANGUAGES, AND THEIR RELATIONS TO OTHER LANGUAGESANDREW WOODS WILLIAMSON
We say an abridgement or first step, for reasons which shall afterwards be explained.
A PRACTICAL ENQUIRY INTO THE PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATIONJAMES GALL
The letter is a very long one, and its abridgement even is impossible here, but few more Boswellian productions can be found.
JAMES BOSWELLWILLIAM KEITH LEASK
No peculiar disease nor any abridgement of the duration of life can be ascribed to such continence.
PRIVATE SEX ADVICE TO WOMENR. B. ARMITAGE
Lycosthyne put forth a wretched abridgement of this work, which was printed by the learned Oporinus, in 4to., 1551.
BIBLIOMANIA; OR BOOK-MADNESSTHOMAS FROGNALL DIBDIN
Mr. Boyle, in his experiments and observations upon cold, Shaw's Abridgement, Vol.
THE COMPLETE WORKS IN PHILOSOPHY, POLITICS AND MORALS OF THE LATE DR. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, [VOL 2 OF 3]BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ABRIDGEMENT

  • abridgement
  • abstract
  • condensation
  • digest
  • epitome
  • synopsis
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