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breve (s) (noun), brevia (pl)
1. A summary, a short code of instructions, etc.
2. A writ by which a person is summoned to answer an action, a complaint, etc. in a court of law.
3. A small curved diacritical mark, u curved or like a tiny smile, placed over a vowel to signify that the vowel has a short sound; with such words as: cat, pet, sit, hot, up, and cut.
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vasa breve (s) (noun), vasa brevia (pl),
The short gastric arteries.
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