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Meaning of TRUNCATED

Pronunciation:  'trungkeytid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  terminating abruptly by having or as if having an end or point cut off; "a truncate leaf"; "truncated volcanic mountains"; "a truncated pyramid"
  2. [adj]  cut short in duration; "the abbreviated speech"; "a curtailed visit"; "her shortened life was clearly the result of smoking"; "an unsatisfactory truncated conversation"
 

TRUNCATED is a 9 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: abbreviated, short, shortened, truncate
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Trun"ca*ted\, a.
1. Cut off; cut short; maimed.

2. (Min.) Replaced, or cut off, by a plane, especially when
   equally inclined to the adjoining faces; as, a truncated
   edge.

3. (Zo["o]l.) Lacking the apex; -- said of certain spiral
   shells in which the apex naturally drops off.

{Truncated cone} or {pyramid} (Geom.), a cone or pyramid
   whose vertex is cut off by a plane, the plane being
   usually parallel to the base.

 

 

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