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English definition of “summary”

summary

noun [C]  /ˈsʌm·ə·ri/ us  
a brief, clear statement giving the most important facts about something: The assignment was to write a summary of the news. in summary In summary is said before giving a final, brief statement: In summary, Chen’s book is a good introduction to the subject.
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