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English definition of “overview”

overview

noun [C] uk   /ˈəʊ.və.vjuː/ us    /ˈoʊ.vɚ-/
C1 a short description of something that provides general information about it, but no details: I'll give you a brief overview of what the job involves.Summaries and summarisingAccounts and stories
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