Synonyms of 'abridgment'
in the sense of reduction
the act of reducing
a future reduction in interest rates
in the sense of résumé
a short descriptive summary
I will leave you a résumé of his speech.
in the sense of summary
a brief account giving the main points of something
Here's a summary of the day's news.
Thesaurus for abridgment from the Collins English Thesaurus