The definition of an abstract is a summary of a written work.
A brief summary, as of a book or article; an abstract.
The amount, degree, or extent of expansion
A book, periodical, etc. consisting chiefly of such summaries or synopses or of articles condensed from other publications
Find another word for precis. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for precis, like: synopsis, abridgement, abstract, condensation, epitome, expansion, outline, , condensed version, digest and summary.