short title


noun

an abridged listing in a catalog or bibliography, giving only such essential information as the author's name and the book's title, publisher, and date and place of publication.

Nearby words

  1. short story,
  2. short straw,
  3. short subject,
  4. short sweetening,
  5. short time,
  6. short ton,
  7. short wave,
  8. short waves,
  9. short-acting,
  10. short-billed marsh wren

Origin of short title

First recorded in 1865–70

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