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Definitions of summary:

part of speech: adverb


part of speech: adjective

Summed up or condensed: short: brief: compendious: done by a short method.

part of speech: noun

A brief account containing the sum or substance of a fuller account; an abridgment; as, a summary of a law case.

part of speech: noun

An abstract; an abridgment.

part of speech: adjective

Containing the substance; reduced into a small compass; short; concise; effected by a short way or method.

part of speech: noun


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In the R. Cath. Ch., a small crucifix, or a crucifix engraved on a plate, which used to be kissed by the priest and deacon, and passed on to the people in succession before leaving church; kiss of peace. ...

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