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Definition of elide verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



elide something (phonetics)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they elide
he / she / it elides
past simple elided
-ing form eliding
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to leave out the sound of part of a word when you are pronouncing it The “t” in “often” may be elided. see also elision
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: elide