Meaning of “sum up” in the English Dictionary

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"sum up" in British English

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sum up

phrasal verb with sum uk /sʌm/ us /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.

(Definition of “sum up” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)