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  • n. The characteristic of being terse.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or property of being terse; neatness of style; compactness; conciseness; brevity.
  • n. Shortness.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a neatly short and concise expressive style

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