What word can I use to describe a song or a movie that has been shortened or edited to a smaller sample of it's original content/length?

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    abridged ?
    – Jim
    Commented Aug 12, 2017 at 4:16

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The term yo are looking for is abridged:

shortened or condensed especially by the omission of words or passages.

  • an abridged dictionary an abridged version/edition of a classic novel.


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