kürzen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German kurz, from Latin curtus. See also kurz.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˈkʏʁtsən/, [ˈkʰʏɐ̯tsn̩]
  • Hyphenation: kür‧zen

Verb[edit]

kürzen (third-person singular simple present kürzt, past tense kürzte, past participle gekürzt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to shorten
  2. to abbreviate
  3. (literature) to abridge
  4. (mathematics) to cancel (a fraction, equation or term)

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