The act of shortening, or reducing.
The result of abbreviating; an abridgment.
The form to which a word or phrase is reduced by contraction and omission; a letter or letters, standing for a word or phrase of which they are a part; as, Gen. for Genesis; U.S.A. for United States of America.
One dash, or more, through the stem of a note, dividing it respectively into quavers, semiquavers, or demi-semiquavers.
Shortened form of a word or phrase
In zoology, shortening of the individual development of an individual through the elimination of individual stages of development
Haitian, Haitien, Mation, Nation, Ration, Station
Alsatian, Carnation, Castration, Causation, Cessation, Cetacean, Citation, Creation, Cremation, Croatian, Crustacean, Dalmatian, Damnation, Deflation, Dictation, Dilation, Donation, Duration, Elation, Filtration, Fixation, Flirtation, Flotation, Formation, Foundation, Frustration, Gestation, Gradation, Gyration, Horatian, Hydration, Inflation, Lactation, Libration, Ligation, Location, Migration, Mutation, Narration, Negation, Nitration, Notation, Optation, Oration, Ovation, Plantation, Privation, Probation, Proration, Prostration, Quotation, Reflation, Relation, Rotation, Salvation, Sarmatian, Sedation, Sensation, Stagflation, Stagnation, Starvation, Summation, Taxation, Temptation, Translation, Vacation, Vaxstation, Vibration, Vocation
Abdication, Aberration, Abrogation, Acclimation, Accusation, Activation, Adaptation, Admiration, Adoration, Adulation, Advocation, Affectation, Affirmation, Affrication, Aggravation, Agitation, Allegation, Allocation, Alteration, Altercation, Amputation, Animation, Annexation, Annotation, Appalachian, Appellation, Application, Approbation, Arbitration, Aspiration, Assocation, Augmentation, Automation, Aviacion, Aviation, Avocation, Backwardation, Bifurcation, Calculation, Calibration, Cancellation, Celebration, Cogitation, Coloration, Combination, Commendation, Compensation, Compilation, Complication, Computation, Concentration, Condemnation, Condensation, Confirmation, Confiscation, Conflagration, Confrontation, Congregation, Conjugation, Connotation, Consecration, Conservation, Consolation, Constellation, Consternation, Constipation, Consultation, Consummation, Contemplation, Conversation, Convocation, Coronation, Corp, Corp., Corporation, Correlation, Culmination, Cultivation, D'aviation, Declaration, Decoration, Dedication, Defamation, Deformation, Degradation, Dehydration, Delegation, Demarcation, Demonstration, Deportation, Depravation, Depredation, Deprivation, Derivation, Desecration, Desiccation, Designation, Desolation, Desperation, Destination, Detonation, Devastation, Deviation, Dilatation, Disinflation, Dislocation, Dispensation, Disputation, Dissertation, Dissipation, Distillation, Divination, Domination, Duplication, Education, Elevation, Elongation, Emanation, Embarkation, Emigration, Emulation, Equitation, Escalation, Estimation, Evocation, Excavation, Excitation, Exclamation, Exhalation, Exhortation, Exhumation, Expectation, Expiration, Explanation, Explication, Exploitation, Exploration, Fabrication, Fascination, Federation, Fermentation, Fibrillation, Figuration, Fluctuation, Fluoridation, Foliation, Formulation, Fragmentation, Fumigation, Gastrulation, Generation, Germination, Glaciation, Graduation, Granulation, Gravitation, Habitation, Hesitation, Hibernation, Illustration, Imitation, Immigration, Implantation, Implication, Importation, Impregnation, Imputation, Incantation, Incarnation, Inclination, Incrustation, Incubation, Indentation, Indexation, Indication, Indignation, Infestation, Infiltration, Inflammation, Information, Inhalation, Innovation, Inspiration, Installation, Instigation, Insulation, Integration, Intimation, Intonation, Inundation, Invitation, Invocation, Irrigation, Irritation, Isolation, Jubilation, Laceration, Legislation, Levitation, Liberation, Limitation, Liquidation, Litigation, Lubrication, Machination, Malformation, Masturbation, Maturation, Mediation, Medication, Meditation, Menstruation, Ministration, Miscreation, Miseration, Mitigation, Moderation, Modulation, Molestation, Motivation, Mutilation, Navigation, Nomination, Nucleation, Obfuscation, Obligation, Observation, Occupation, Operation, Orchestration, Ordination, Oscillation, Ostentation, Ovulation, Oxidation, Pagination, Palpitation, Penetration, Perforation, Permutation, Perspiration, Perturbation, Pigmentation, Pollination, Population, Preparation, Presentation, Preservation, Proclamation, Procreation, Profanation, Propagation, Protestation, Provocation, Publication, Punctuation, Radiation, Realization, Recantation, Recitation, Reclamation, Recreation, Reformation, Refutation, Registration, Regulation, Rehydration, Relaxation, Relocation, Renovation, Reparation, Replication, Reputation, Reservation, Resignation, Respiration, Restoration, Retardation, Revelation, Revocation, Rumination, Sanitation, Saturation, Segmentation, Segregation, Separation, Sequestration, Simulation, Situation, Speculation, Stimulation, Stipulation, Strangulation, Subluxation, Suffocation, Superstation, Syndication, Tabulation, Termination, Titillation, Toleration, Transformation, Transplantation, Transportation, Trepidation, Tribulation, Unimation, Univation, Usurpation, Vaccination, Vacillation, Validation, Valuation, Variation, Vegetation, Ventilation, Vindication, Violation, Visitation
Abbreviation in Spanish is Abreviatura
Abbreviation in Tagalog is Pagpapaikli