Module:category tree/poscatboiler/data/shortenings

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local labels = {}

labels["shortenings"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} terms that are shortened forms of other words or word combinations.",
	fundamental = "Terms by etymology subcategories by language",
	parents = {{template = "langcatboiler"}},
}

labels["abbreviations"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} abbreviated words or groups of words.",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"shortenings"},
}

labels["acronyms"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} groups of words represented by parts pronounced together as single words.",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"shortenings"},
}

labels["aphetic forms"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} words that underwent aphesis, meaning their origin involved a loss or omission of a sound or syllable from their beginning.",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"clippings", "terms by etymology"},
}

labels["apocopic forms"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} words that underwent apocope, thus their origin involved a loss or omission of a sound or syllable from their end.",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"clippings", "terms by etymology"},
}

labels["clippings"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} words that were formed from another word by removing part of it, but without changing the part of speech.",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"shortenings"},
}

labels["contractions"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} shortened words or phrases.",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"shortenings"},
}

labels["ellipses"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} terms that are shortened versions of longer expressions.",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"shortenings", "terms by etymology"},
}

labels["initialisms"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} groups of words represented by their beginning parts pronounced separately.",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"shortenings"},
}

labels["nomina sacra"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} [[nomen sacrum|nomina sacra]].",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"abbreviations"},
}

labels["pseudo-acronyms"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} groups of words that used to represent an acronym but no longer do (see [[w:Pseudo-acronym]]).",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"shortenings"},
}

labels["syncopic forms"] = {
	description = "{{{langname}}} words that underwent syncope, thus their origin involved a loss or omission of a sound or syllable from their interior.",
	fundamental = "Shortenings subcategories by language",
	parents = {"clippings", "terms by etymology"},
}

return labels