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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. ​
  
-| Type of clipping | Clipped form | Full form | +**Type of clipping** **Clipped form** **Full form** 
-| Back-clipping | mag | magazine | +**Back-clipping** //mag// //magazine// 
-| Fore-clipping | bus | omnibus ​ | +**Fore-clipping** //bus// //omnibus//  | 
-| Fore- and Back-clipping | flu | influenza |+**Fore- and Back-clipping** //flu// //influenza// |