Part of speech:
The definition of an abstract is a summary of a written work.
A draft or copy of writing; a certified copy of the proceedings in an action and the judgment therein, with an order for execution.
The definition of long winded is someone who talks on and on, often to the point of becoming boring, or extended talking or stories that are being told.
An outline or a summary of the main points of a text, lecture, or course of study.
Not abridged; complete
A formal and lengthy discourse or treatise on some subject, esp. one based on original research and written in partial fulfillment of requirements for a doctorate
The definition of laconic refers to someone who doesn't talk a lot or uses very few words.
Characterized by clear, precise expression in few words; concise and terse:
(Physiology) The process by which multiple or repeated stimuli can produce a response in a nerve, muscle, or other part that one stimulus alone cannot produce.
A summary, often including an assessment.
Recap is short for recapitulation or briefly going over what has already been said.
A book, periodical, etc. consisting chiefly of such summaries or synopses or of articles condensed from other publications
The use of this as a literary or teaching device
Skeleton is the internal support for something or the most basic and essential part of something.
A general view; survey
Written document issued by corporation, describing shares of stock and offering same for sale.
A treatise or similar work that is comprehensive as to a particular topic.
The act of driving cattle, etc. together on the range and collecting them in a herd, as for branding, inspection, or shipping
The result of such a process.
(Prosody) Requiring a relatively long time to pronounce
A formal and lengthy research paper, esp. a work of original research written in partial fulfillment of the requirements for a master's degree
With little flesh or fat; thin; spare
Of or relating to a short sale:
(Music) The section of a composition which restates themes presented earlier; esp., the final division of the sonata form
The whole amount, quantity, or number; an aggregate:
Filled up; brimming over:
The slender part of a flower pistil, connecting the ovary and the stigma. The pollen tube grows through the style delivering the pollen nuclei to the ovary.
Marked by or consisting of few words that are carefully chosen
Marked by or having a short solid physique:
The definition of synopsis is a brief summary or a condensed version.
(Baseball) A defensive play in which the runner is caught between two fielders, who steadily converge to tag the runner out.
(Music) A notation used in music score to denote a direction, as pp or mf.
The act of abridging or the state of being abridged.
A document containing terms of surrender, articles of concession, etc.; treaty; covenant
The definition of a compendium is a short summary with all the necessary information.
A brief is defined as a short written or spoken statement or a statement of the main points of a legal case.
A description or account from one point of view, especially as opposed to another:
Containing or using many or too many words; verbose
(Countable) Something small enough to escape casual notice.
(Elec.) A mass of magnetic material placed inside a wire coil, serving to channel and increase the strength of the magnetic field resulting from current in the coil
A formal account of the proceedings or transactions of a group:
The definition of a review is an examination, report, survey or evaluation.
(Uncountable) The official notes kept during a meeting.
An intuitive or acquired perception or ability to estimate:
A general or comprehensive view:
The definition of a sketch is a rough design without much detail.
(Sports) The act or an instance of increasing the number of teams in a league
An evaluation or a survey, as of abilities, assets, or resources.
performed speedily and without formality
A separation into parts; analysis
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