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  preferred label Abridgement Published
English note Includes: abridgement; condensation, expurgation. Published
English definition Expression to expression relationship in which some content of the previous expression is removed, but the result does not alter the content to the extent that it becomes a new work. This relationship applies only between expressions of the same work, where one expression has been derived from another and so can be seen to be a modification of the other. [Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records: Final Report, p.71] Published
English scope note Valid Use: Expression(1.1) to Expression(1.2)/Expression(1.2) to Expression (1.1) Published