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a short account of something that gives only the most important information and not all the details
a summary of a speech or piece of writing
a short summary of a report, speech, or academic paper
a short summary of a book, play, film etc
a summary of something, especially the most important parts of the news
an explanation that includes the general points about something, but not the details
a spoken or written account that gives information about a particular subject, situation, or event
a description of the main features of something
a statement in which someone gives a short account of something
formal a summary of a book or report
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
to give someone the authority to do something
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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