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digest

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2 a shortened version of a written work
  • on the ballot there will be a digest of the proposed law that is to be submitted for voter approval

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digest

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1 to arrange or assign according to type
  • this volume digests the state's laws regarding drugs and alcohol for easy reference by local authorities

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2 to make into a short statement of the main points (as of a report)
  • I digested the results of my experiments into a few pages

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The first known use of digest was in the 14th century

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“Digest.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/digest. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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