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Definition of elision noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

elision

 noun
noun
NAmE//ɪˈlɪʒn//
 
[uncountable, countable] (phonetics)
 
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the act of leaving out the sound of part of a word when you are pronouncing it, as in we'll, don't and let's see also elide
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: elision