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sum·ma·rize

summarize

 
 
pronunciation:
suh m raIz
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: summarized, summarizes, summarizing
definition 1: to restate in a concise form.
synonyms:
abstract, brief, recapitulate, sum up, synopsize
similar words:
abbreviate, abridge, capsulize, compress, condense, digest, epitomize, restate, sketch
definition 2: to be a concise statement of.
This paragraph summarizes our position.
synonyms:
epitomize
antonyms:
itemize
similar words:
abstract, outline, review, state, survey
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derivation: summarization (n.)