Apocopate

• (a.) Alt. of Apocopated • (v. t.) To cut off or drop; as, to apocopate a word, or the last letter, syllable, or part of a word.
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Apocopate

A·poc'o·pate transitive verb [ Late Latin apocopatus , past participle of apocopare to cut off, from Latin apocore . See Apocope .] (Gram.) To cut off or drop; as, to apocopate a word, or the last letter, syllable, or part of a word.
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