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linguisticsweb:glossary:linguistics_glossary:clipping [2013/09/10 22:09]
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linguisticsweb:glossary:linguistics_glossary:clipping [2014/02/01 12:56]
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 The arbitrary cutting off of parts of a word , clipped words are mostly used informally. ​ The arbitrary cutting off of parts of a word , clipped words are mostly used informally. ​
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 +| Type of clipping | Clipped form | Full form |
 +| Back-clipping | mag | magazine |
 +| Fore-clipping | bus | omnibus ​ |
 +| Fore- and Back-clipping | flu | influenza |