Excerption - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ekˈsɜːpʃən|
Brit.  |ekˈsɜːpʃən|

noun

- a passage selected from a larger work (syn: excerpt, extract, selection)

Examples

She read an excerpt from the play.

I've read only excerpts of Moby-Dick, never the whole book.

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