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recapitulation

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a short statement of the main points
  • will begin his presentation with a recapitulation of the research done on the disease up to this point

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“Recapitulation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/recapitulation. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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