Elide

Definition of Elide

E`lide´
v. t.1.To break or dash in pieces; to demolish; as, to elide the force of an argument.
[imp. & p. p. Elided; p. pr. & vb. n. Eliding.]
2.(Gram.) To cut off, as a vowel or a syllable, usually the final one; to subject to elision.

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