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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 trun·cate /ˈtrʌŋˌket, ˈtrʌn-/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Trun·cate v. t. [imp. & p. p. Truncated p. pr. & vb. n. Truncating.]  To cut off; to lop; to maim.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Trun·cate a.  Appearing as if cut off at the tip; as, a truncate leaf or feather.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : terminating abruptly by having or as if having an end or
            point cut off; "a truncate leaf"; "truncated volcanic
            mountains"; "a truncated pyramid" [syn: truncated]
      v 1: replace a corner by a plane
      2: approximate by ignoring all terms beyond a chosen one;
         "truncate a series"
      3: make shorter as if by cutting off; "truncate a word";
         "Erosion has truncated the ridges of the mountains" [syn:
         cut short]