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English definition of “digest”

digest

noun [C]     /ˈdaɪ.dʒest/
a short written report providing the most important parts of a larger piece of writing, or one containing recent news: A digest of the research findings is now available. The company publishes a monthly digest of its activities.Kinds of books
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