[ uh-bree-vee-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee ]
/ əˈbri vi əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i /
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serving to abbreviate or shorten: “IA” is an abbreviatory form of “Iowa.”
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On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.
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