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gist

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the central part or aspect of something under consideration
  • didn't catch every word between them, but heard enough to get the gist of the conversation

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“Gist.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gist. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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