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summing–up

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noun sum·ming–up \ˌsə-miŋ-ˈəp\

Simple Definition of summing–up

  • : the act of telling information again using fewer words

  • law : a final speech made by a lawyer or judge in a court of law to give a summary of the arguments and evidence in a case

Full Definition of summing–up

plural sum·mings–up play \-miŋz-\

  1. :  the act or statement of one who sums up

1658

First Known Use of summing–up

1658


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