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Phonetic Respelling: [ kuhn-trak-shuhn ]

Definition: Play

n. 1 a shortening or tensing of a part or organ especially of a muscle or muscle fiber; 2 a word formed from two or more words by omitting or combining some sounds

Sentence: Play Play

A contraction is a shortened form of a word.

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A contraction is a shortened form of a word.

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Synonyms: Play

shortening; tensing;drawing in; shortened word

Antonyms: Play


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