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Noun: précis (précis)  'prey-see or prey'see
  1. A sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory
    - outline, synopsis, abstract, rundown
Verb: précis  'prey-see or prey'see
  1. Make a summary (of)
    - gist

Derived forms: précis, précised, précises, précising

Type of: resume, run over, sum up, summarise [Brit], summarize, summary, sum-up, wrap-up

Encyclopedia: Précis