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for short

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfor shortfor shortused as a shorter way of saying a name His name’s Maximilian, but we just call him Max for short. short
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for shortHe's actually called Jeremy, but everyone who knows him calls him Jem for short.His name's Maximilian, but we just call him Max for short.Hi, my name's Moses -- Mo for short.
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