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English definition of “sum up”

sum up

phrasal verb with sum     /sʌm/ verb (-mm-)
When a judge sums up towards the end of a trial, he or she makes a speech to the jury telling them again of the main matters they should consider in the case.Summaries and summarisingAccounts and storiesJudges and juries
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