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Shell script to remove data between special char

I had a giga txt file in this format.

the string that is between the pipe 15 and 16 (data15) its too big. I would like to leave this into 255 characters. Removing what exceds this lenght only for data15.

Thanks in advace for your help.
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8/22/2022 - Mon

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elegant solution. thanks!
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