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apostrophize


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Apostrophize  \A*pos"tro*phize\,  v.  t.,  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Apostrophized};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Apostrophizing}.] 
  1.  To  address  by  apostrophe. 
 
  2.  To  contract  by  omitting  a  letter  or  letters;  also  to  mark 
  with  an  apostrophe  (')  or  apostrophes. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Apostrophize  \A*pos"tro*phize\,  v.  i. 
  To  use  the  rhetorical  figure  called  apostrophe. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  apostrophize 
  v  :  use  an  apostrophe 




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