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What is it called when a word is abbreviated from the middle? (Ex: fridge from reFRIGErator)

This Wikipedia article attests: Word formation/Clipping Clipping occurs whenever a word is shortened but nevertheless still retains its original meaning and belongs to the same word-class. ..............
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What is it called when a word is abbreviated from the middle? (Ex: fridge from reFRIGErator)

Stuart and Edwin have identified the term "clipping". One example that's coming to mind is "still" when used as a noun for a piece of equipment used in distillation. But there's ...
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