apocopate definition

  • adjective:
    • Shortened by apocope; lacking a final noise or syllable
    • jussive
    • Shortened by apocope.
  • verb:
    • To shorten utilizing apocope; to remove the ultimate sound or syllable
  • verb-transitive:
    • To take off or drop.
  • others:
    • In sentence structure, to cut-off or drop the past page or syllable of (a word).
    • stop: applied— in sentence structure, to a word where the final letter or syllable has been cut off, or even the component thus removed; in mathematics, to a number of quotients constituting a continuant, if the first or last person in the series is cut-off.

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