ibrahim [ib-rah-heem] /ɪb rɑˈhim/ (show ipa), 1900–1983, sudanese army general and statesman: prime minister 1958–64.
at the january koch conference in the palm springs area, abboud led a discussion that drew many wealthy donors, say two attendees.
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shortened; made briefer: the rain led to an abbreviated picnic. (of clothing) scanty; barely covering the body: an abbreviated bathing suit. const-tuting a shorter or smaller version of: the large car was an abbreviated limousine. to shorten (a word or phrase) by omitting letters, subst-tuting shorter forms, etc., so that the shortened form can represent […]
- Abbreviated dialing
noun a telephone service which allows storing frequently called numbers in a list with -ssigned codes, for quick and easy telephoning; also called speed dialing examples use abbreviated dialing for local ten-digit dialing or to store any number up to 20 digits.
a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to represent the whole, as dr. for doctor, u.s. for united states, lb. for pound. an act of abbreviating; state or result of being abbreviated; reduction in length, duration, etc.; abridgment; summary: his abbreviation of his famous monograph, an enormous endeavor in itself, made […]
serving to or shorten: “ia” is an abbreviatory form of “iowa.”.
- Minimal art
a chiefly american style in painting and sculpture that developed in the 1960s largely in reaction against abstract expressionism, shunning illusion, decorativeness, and emotional subjectivity in favor of impersonality, simplification of form, and the use of often m-ssive, industrially produced materials for sculpture, and extended its influence to architecture, design, dance, theater, and music. noun […]