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noun [C]  us   /ˈsʌm·ə·ri/
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.
Translations of “summary”
in Arabic مُلخّص…
in Korean 요약…
in Malaysian ringkasan…
in French résumé…
in Turkish özet, hülasa…
in Italian riassunto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 總結,概要,摘要…
in Russian краткое изложение…
in Polish skrót, streszczenie…
in Vietnamese bản tóm tắt…
in Spanish resumen…
in Portuguese resumo…
in Thai ใจความสรุป…
in German die Zusammenfassung…
in Catalan resum…
in Japanese 要約, 概要…
in Indonesian ringkasan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 总结,概要,摘要…
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