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in brief

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in a few words
  • explained the topic in brief
  • The consultant's conclusion, in brief, was that the company needed to hire more workers to meet demand.

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“In brief.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/in%20brief. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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