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Definitions of compendium

  1. a publication containing a variety of works Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a concise but comprehensive summary of a larger work Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. A brief compilation or composition, containing the principal heads, or general principles, of a larger work or system; an abridgment; an epitome; a compend; a condensed summary. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. An abridgment; a summary; as, a compendium of science. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. A shortening or abridgment: a book or treatise containing the substance of a larger one. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. A brief comprehensive summary; an abridgment. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. An abridgment; a summary. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. See Compend. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. An abridgment; a summary; a book containing the substance of a larger work. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. (pl. -ums, -a). Abridgment; summary; abstract. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  11. n. An abridgment or epitome; abstract Cabinet Dictionary
  12. Abridgment, summary, breviate. Complete Dictionary
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