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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The property of being succinct, conciseness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or character of being succinct; brevity; conciseness; terseness: as, the succinctness of a narration.

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

  • n. terseness and economy in writing and speaking achieved by expressing a great deal in just a few words


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