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concise

adjective uk   us   /kənˈsaɪs/
short and clear, expressing what needs to be said without unnecessary words: Make your answers clear and concise.
concisely
adverb uk   us   /-li/
conciseness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/ (also concision, uk   /-ˈsɪʒ.ən/ us   )
Translations of “concise”
in Vietnamese ngắn gọn…
in Spanish conciso…
in Thai สั้นกระชับ…
in Malaysian ringkas lagi padat…
in French concis…
in German prägnant…
in Chinese (Traditional) 簡潔的, 簡明的, 簡練的…
in Indonesian ringkas…
in Russian краткий…
in Turkish özlü, kapsamlı, kısaltılmış…
in Chinese (Simplified) 简洁的, 简明的, 简练的…
in Polish zwięzły, mały, krótki…
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