сократить

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From кра́ткий (krátkij). Compare the Belarusian скараці́ць (skaracícʹ) and Ukrainian скороти́ти (skorotýty).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [səkrɐˈtʲitʲ]
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

сократи́ть (sokratítʹpf (imperfective сокраща́ть)

  1. to shorten, to curtail, to abridge, to abbreviate
  2. to reduce, to cut, to curtail, to retrench
  3. to dismiss, to discharge; to lay off
  4. (mathematics) to cancel, to abbreviate by cancellation

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