What does "Summary" mean?


(a.) A general or comprehensive statement; an abridged account; an abstract, abridgment, or compendium, containing the sum or substance of a fuller account (a.) Formed into a sum; summed up; reduced into a narrow compass, or into few words; short; brief; concise; compendious; as, a summary statement of facts (a.) Hence, rapidly performed; quickly executed; as, a summary process; to take summary vengeance

Synonyms succinct, concise, compact, compendious, unofficial, drumhead, summarization

Example: "He gave a summary of the conclusions" Example: "A summary execution" Example: "A summary formulation of a wide-ranging subject"

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