Definitions for concisenesskənˈsaɪs nɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

con•cise•ness*kənˈsaɪs nɪs(n.)

  1. the quality of being concise.

* Syn: See brevity.

Origin of conciseness:

1650–60

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conciseness, concision, pithiness, succinctness(noun)

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

Wiktionary

  1. conciseness(Noun)

    The property of being concise, succinctness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conciseness(noun)

    the quality of being concise


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