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Verb

Infinitive
to truncate

Third person singular
truncat

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to truncate (third-person singular simple present truncat, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To shorten something as if by cutting off part of it.
  2. (mathematics) To shorten a decimal number by removing trailing (or leading) digits; to chop.
  3. (geometry) To replace a corner by a plane (or to make a similar change to a crystal).

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Adjective

truncate (not comparable)

Positive
truncate

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. truncated
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Having an abrupt termination.

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