precis

Synonyms and related words:
abbreviation, abbreviature, abrege, abridgment, abstract, apocope, brief, capsule, compend, compression, condensation, condensed version, conspectus, curtailment, digest, draft, elision, ellipsis, epitome, foreshortening, head, outline, overview, pandect, recap, recapitulation, reduction, retrenchment, review, rubric, shortened version, shortening, skeleton, sketch, summary, summation, survey, syllabus, syncope, synopsis, telescoping, thumbnail sketch, topical outline, truncation

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • précis — précis, ise 1. (pré sî, si z ) adj. 1°   Exactement circonscrit, dont on a retranché tout ce qui est superflu. •   Créon bannit Médée ; et ses ordres précis Dans son bannissement enveloppaient ses fils, CORN. Médée, III, 2. •   Un aveu plus… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • precis — PRECÍS, Ă, precişi, se, adj. 1. Care este limpede, lămurit, clar; care este categoric, sigur. 2. Fix, exact. Oră precisă. ♦ (Despre aparate de măsură) Care funcţionează cu precizie, care indică valori foarte apropiate de cele reale. – Din fr.… …   Dicționar Român

  • précis — pré‧cis [ˈpreɪsiː ǁ preɪˈsiː] noun précis PLURALFORM [ siːz] [countable] formal a statement giving the main ideas in a report, speech etc; = SUMMARY: • Please provide a 1 2 page précis of your report. * * * …   Financial and business terms

  • precis — PRECIS, [prec]ise. adj. Fixé, déterminé, arresté. Temps precis. jour precis. venir à l heure precise, à cinq heures precises. somme precise, mesure precise. faire des demandes precises. ce que vous me dites là est bien precis. Precis. s. m. Le… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • précis — [prā sē′, prā′sē΄] n. pl. précis [prā sēz′, prā′sēz΄] [Fr: see PRECISE] a concise abridgment; summary; abstract vt. to make a précis of …   English World dictionary

  • precis — 1760, from French noun use of précis cut short, condensed (see PRECISE (Cf. precise)). As a verb, from 1856 …   Etymology dictionary

  • precis — ► NOUN (pl. same) ▪ a summary of a text or speech. ► VERB (precises, precised, precising) ▪ make a precis of. ORIGIN from French, precise …   English terms dictionary

  • Précis — (franz., spr. ßĭ), kurzer Abriß …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • precis — index abstract, capsule, compendium, condense Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • précis — index abridgment (condensation) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • précis — фр. [прэси/] preciso ит. [прэчи/зо] con precisione [кон прэчизио/нэ] определенно, точно …   Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

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