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gist

noun [U]  us   /dʒɪst/
the main subject, without details, of a piece of information: The gist of what she said was that I didn’t know what I was talking about.
Translations of “gist”
in Vietnamese lý do chính…
in Spanish punto esencial…
in Thai ใจความสำคัญ…
in Malaysian inti pati…
in French essentiel…
in German das Wesentliche…
in Indonesian inti…
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