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  1. tersenessnoun

    a neatly short and concise expressive style


  1. tersenessnoun

    The characteristic of being terse.


  1. terseness

    Concision (also called brevity, laconicism, or conciseness) is a writing principle of eliminating redundancy.For example, a sentence of "It is a fact that most arguments must try to convince readers, that is the audience, that the arguments are true." may be expressed more concisely as "Most arguments must demonstrate their truth to readers." – the observations that the statement is a fact and that readers are its audience are redundant, and it is unnecessary to repeat the word "arguments" in the sentence.


  1. terseness

    Terseness is a communication style characterized by using a minimal amount of words to convey a message effectively, often in a blunt or curt manner. It can refer to brief, concise, and clear expressions that are free of unnecessary or irrelevant details.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of terseness in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of terseness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    having a build with little fat or muscle but with long limbs
    A soft-witted
    B ectomorphic
    C indiscernible
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