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detruncate

[dih-truhng-keyt] /dɪˈtrʌŋ keɪt/
verb (used with object), detruncated, detruncating.
1.
to reduce by cutting off a part; cut down.
Origin of detruncate
1615-1625
First recorded in 1615-25, detruncate is from the Latin word dētruncātus (past participle of dētruncāre). See de-, truncate
Related forms
detruncation, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for detruncate

detruncate

/diːˈtrʌŋkeɪt/
verb
1.
(transitive) another word for truncate
Derived Forms
detruncation, noun
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