compendiary

adjective
com·pen·di·ary | \ kəmˈpendēˌerē , käm- \

Definition of compendiary 

: compendious: such as

a : brief a compendiary abridgment

b obsolete : expeditious

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History and Etymology for compendiary

Latin compendiarius, from compendium short cut + -arius -ary

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