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outlined

verb
past tense of outline

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1 to draw or make apparent the outline of
  • she carefully outlined the tree before she started drawing in the leaves

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2 to make into a short statement of the main points (as of a report)
  • outlined the important points in the introduction

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“Outlined.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/outlined. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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