Abbreviature


Abbreviature
Abbreviature Ab*bre"vi*a*ture, n. 1. An abbreviation; an abbreviated state or form. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

2. An abridgment; a compendium or abstract. [1913 Webster]

This is an excellent abbreviature of the whole duty of a Christian. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.