Definition of 'shortening'
Example sentences containing 'shortening'
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The bookies would be shortening their odds on a white Christmas. THE ONLY GAME (2001)He lay there for six or seven shortening gasps, while a star, lonely in its solitude, brightened at his zenith. COLDHEART CANYON (2001)- By the way, I do wish there was some way of shortening your name. ADRIENNE AND THE CHALET SCHOOL (2001)
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