Definition of short title in English:

short title


  • An abbreviated form of a title of a book or document.

    • ‘Section 1 of the Act contains the short title to the Act.’
    • ‘A short title should tell the media what your ‘hook’ is.’
    • ‘Unfortunately there is no bibliography and in the notes the use of short titles without indicating the place of full reference is irritating.’
    • ‘I want, therefore, to speak to the short title and to the amendments.’
    • ‘Obviously, the debate on the short title will be a lot narrower, but this one is more general.’