conspectus

noun con·spec·tus \ kən-ˈspek-təs \

Definition of conspectus

1 : a usually brief survey or summary (as of an extensive subject) often providing an overall view

Examples of conspectus in a Sentence

  1. a book that could serve as a conspectus of the work thus far on the development of artificial intelligence

Origin and Etymology of conspectus

Latin, sight, view, from conspicere


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