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summarize

verb [I or T] (UK usually summarise) uk   /ˈsʌm.ər.aɪz/  us   /-ə.raɪz/
C1 to express the most important facts or ideas about something or someone in a short and clear form: I'll just summarize the main points of the argument in a few words if I may.
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noun [U] (UK usually summarisation)
automatic text summarization
Translations of “summarize”
in Korean 요약하다…
in Arabic يُلخّص…
in Portuguese resumir…
in Catalan resumir…
in Japanese ~を要約する, (複雑な話を)簡単にまとめる…
in Italian riassumere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 總結,概述,概括…
in Russian суммировать, резюмировать…
in Turkish özetlemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 总结,概述,概括…
in Polish podsumować…
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