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summary

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsʌməri/
B2 a short description that gives the main facts or ideas about something: He gave a brief summary of what happened.Summaries and summarisingAccounts and stories
Translations of “summary”
in Korean 요약…
in Arabic مُلخّص…
in French résumé…
in Turkish özet, hülasa…
in Italian riassunto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 總結,概要,摘要…
in Russian краткое изложение…
in Polish skrót, streszczenie…
in Spanish resumen…
in Portuguese resumo…
in German die Zusammenfassung…
in Catalan resum…
in Japanese 要約, 概要…
in Chinese (Simplified) 总结,概要,摘要…
(Definition of summary noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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