Short-form Definition

noun

A word with the same meaning as another formed by removing one or more of the syllables of the longer word, and considered a word in its own right rather than an abbreviation.

"Tux" is a short form of "tuxedo".
"Rob" is a short form of "Robert".
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(grammar) Particularly in Slavonic languages, a shortened form of the adjective, used predicatively.

нов, нова, ново, новы are short forms of новый.
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Noun

Singular:
short-form
Plural:
short-forms
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