- shortened; reduced; abbreviated.
Origin of curtate
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Related Words for curtateprecise, short-lived, brief, terse, abbreviated, condensed, fleeting, abbreviate, pointed, little, summary, bare, diminished, compressed, lessened, curtailed, compendious, concise, epigrammatic, laconic
Word Origin for curtate
C17: from Late Latin curtāre to shorten, from Latin curtus cut short; see curt
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