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synonyms for compend

  • breviary
  • compendium
  • curtailment
  • decrease
  • digest
  • diminution
  • epitome
  • lessening
  • outline
  • reduction
  • sketch
  • summary
  • synopsis
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  • addition
  • development
  • enlargement
  • expansion
  • growth
  • increase
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How to use compend in a sentence

As the revelation did not consist in doctrines, so the doctrine we require is not a creed or compend of doctrines.
HISTORY OF RATIONALISM EMBRACING A SURVEY OF THE PRESENT STATE OF PROTESTANT THEOLOGYJOHN F. HURST
And Alcuin proceeded to furnish him with a compend of the scientia bene dicendi, which is Rhetoric.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME I OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
This book was the most popular compend of saints lives in use in the later Middle Ages.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
Peter Lombard, somewhat their junior, presents its compend of accepted and partly digested theology.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
He also made a brief and salutary theological compend, which he called the Breviloquium.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
The work is a complete systematic compend of Christian theology; its conciseness and lucidity of statement are admirable.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
I shall write only whereof I know—not by any means a compend of Creole cookery.
DISHES & BEVERAGES OF THE OLD SOUTHMARTHA MCCULLOCH WILLIAMS
Ten commandments constitute the brief compend of human duty.
THE ANTI-SLAVERY EXAMINER, OMNIBUSAMERICAN ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY
Perhaps it may be accounted for by the order of the compend of Christian ethics the writer was following.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 2VARIOUS
It is an interesting compend of events, of which even a condensed history might fill a dozen volumes.
THE INTERNATIONAL MONTHLY, VOLUME 3, NO. 4, JULY, 1851VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO COMPEND

  • breviary
  • compend
  • compendium
  • curtailment
  • decrease
  • digest
  • diminution
  • epitome
  • lessening
  • outline
  • reduction
  • sketch
  • summary
  • synopsis
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