cap·​sul·​ize | \ ˈkap-sə-ˌlīz How to pronounce capsulize (audio) \
capsulized; capsulizing

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capsulized accounts of the breach in national security failed to convey its gravity
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1945, in the meaning defined above

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“Capsulize.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 13 December 2019.

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easily led, controlled, or managed

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