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Signs for TRUNCATE
Depending on the subjects, there are several ways of expressing "truncate" in American Sign Language, often with verb inflections and classifiers -- the same true for "cut".
Meaning: to shorten or cut off a part of something.
Pronunciation (sign description): Two-handed flat hands held in space, palms facing each other, dominant hand moving toward the non-dominant palm without touching while non-dominant hand remains in place, with mouth morpheme "oo".
Although, there are several ways of signing the concept of English word "truncate" in ASL, depending on the subjects.
Related signs: CUT, TRIM, REDUCE, DIMINISH, DECREASE.
Opposite: EXTEND, LENGTHEN.
Meaning: A text abruptly cut off.