Summary

Definition of Summary

Sum´ma`ry
a.1.Formed into a sum; summed up; reduced into a narrow compass, or into few words; short; brief; concise; compendious; as, a summary statement of facts.
2.Hence, rapidly performed; quickly executed; as, a summary process; to take summary vengeance.
n.1.A general or comprehensive statement; an abridged account; an abstract, abridgment, or compendium, containing the sum or substance of a fuller account.

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