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abruptly


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Abruptly  \Ab*rupt"ly\,  adv 
  1.  In  an  abrupt  manner;  without  giving  notice,  or  without  the 
  usual  forms;  suddenly. 
 
  2.  Precipitously. 
 
  {Abruptly  pinnate}  (Bot.),  pinnate  without  an  odd  leaflet,  or 
  other  appendage,  at  the  end  --Gray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  abruptly 
  adv  :  quickly  and  without  warning;  "he  stopped  suddenly"  [syn:  {suddenly}, 
  {short},  {dead}] 




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