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truncate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtruncatetrun‧cate /trʌŋˈkeɪt $ ˈtrʌŋkeɪt/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 formalSHORT/NOT LONG to make something shorter syn shorten 🔊 If the list is too long, it will be truncated by the computer. 🔊 The report is also available in a truncated version.truncation /trʌŋˈkeɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
truncateLulled by a canned anthem, people rotate, debate, checkmate, gyrate and truncate.Maybe partially because of all the big-name actors, some in rather small roles, Cop Land seems truncated.The squares of the data values require more than six decimal figures and must therefore be truncated by the computer.You can choose which field is used to make up the file name truncating it to a specified length.We are emphatically not introducing an appeal system in order to truncate or bypass it.Have fun now, because you may have to settle for a truncated product next year.But in the truncated remnant that had been Maryland, the federal government just grew and grew.
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Verb table
truncate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theytruncate
he, she, ittruncates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theytruncated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave truncated
he, she, ithas truncated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad truncated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill truncate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have truncated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam truncating
he, she, itis truncating
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you, we, theyare truncating
Past
I, he, she, itwas truncating
you, we, theywere truncating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been truncating
he, she, ithas been truncating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been truncating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be truncating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been truncating
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