Es wäre besser gewesen, wir hätten das nicht getan.

English Translation

It would’ve been better if we hadn’t done that.

Aren’t we missing a word in the German sentence? I would have expected “Es wäre besser gewesen, wenn wir das nicht getan hätten”

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You sentence is just as good, but the shortage is common in wrting and speaking.
I personally perceive the shorter form as more elegant.

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