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recapitulate

verb

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to make into a short statement of the main points (as of a report)
  • the professor told the students that their papers should not recapitulate the whole plot but should rather discuss in detail one particular incident they thought was interesting

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The first known use of recapitulate was in 1556

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“Recapitulate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/recapitulate. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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