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Compendium

Meaning: A concise but comprehensive summary of a larger work

Aug 12, 2016 11:38 IST
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Meaning: A concise but comprehensive summary of a larger work

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The compendium written by him was self-explanatory and precise.

Pronunciation: kuh m-pen-dee-uh m

Usage/Example: 1. That should not occlude the fact the Olympics is a compendium of everything that is awful about sports. (Source: The Big Lead)

2. Sign up for a weekly compendium of exquisite and exclusive fashion, design, food, interiors and travel coverage. (Source: New York Times)

3. I highly recommend subscribing to Dan Lewis's daily Now I Know email, a labor of love, compendium of neat stories, and marvel of the Internet. (Source: Overlawyered)

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