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noun as in summary

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In each of these collections, you’ll find a quick, engaging précis on the topic that will keep you tapping through.

From Quartz

There is also a brief and characteristic 'Precis de ma vie', dated November 17, 1797.

It is, in fact, a precis of the "Instruction Book," which deals with everything a police officer should know and be.

The monkey ate various forms of Precis (a Vanessid), after which it was given Acraea halali.

In submitting a precis of the gospel narratives I have not implied any estimate either of their credibility or of their truth.

It is the precis de toutes les choses (Boisguillebert), the compendium of the wealth of society.


On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to precis, such as: abridgement, abstract, condensation, digest, epitome, and synopsis.

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