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"The manuscript must be shortened"
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] (add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing)
"She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation"
(lessen, diminish, or curtail)
"the new law might abridge our freedom of expression"