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1.
The process in wich you make a word shorter
The student asked the teacher if ECT was the correct shortafacation for etcetera.
by KaitlynAnnSponcer February 05, 2011
 
2.
the prosses in you make a word shorter
The student asked his teatcher if etc was the correct shortafacation of etcetera.
by k-k-kaitlyn February 05, 2011