summary headerAd
   HOME

TheInfoList



Summary may refer to: *
Abstract (summary) An abstract is a brief summary of a research article, thesis A thesis or dissertation (abbreviated diss.) is a document submitted in support of candidature for an academic degree An academic degree is a qualification awarded to students up ...
, shortening a passage or a write-up without changing its meaning but by using different words and sentences *
Epitome An epitome (; gr, ἐπιτομή, from ἐπιτέμνειν ''epitemnein'' meaning "to cut short") is a summary or miniature form, or an instance that represents a larger reality, also used as a synonym A synonym is a word, morpheme, or ph ...
, a summary or miniature form *
Abridgement An abridgement (or abridgment) is a condensing or reduction of a book or other creative work into a shorter form while maintaining the unity of the source. The abridgement can be true to the original work in terms of mood and tone, capturing the ...
, the act of reducing a written work into a shorter form *
Executive summary An executive summary (or management summary) is a short document or section of a document produced for business Business is the activity of making one's living or making money by producing or buying and selling Product (business), products (suc ...
, a short document or section of a document that summarizes a longer report or proposal or a group of related reports *
Introduction (writing) In an essay, article, or book A book is a medium for recording information Information can be thought of as the resolution of uncertainty; it answers the question of "What an entity is" and thus defines both its essence and the natur ...
*
Summary (law)Summary, in law Law is a system A system is a group of Interaction, interacting or interrelated elements that act according to a set of rules to form a unified whole. A system, surrounded and influenced by its environment, is described by ...
, which has several meanings in law *
Automatic summarization Automatic summarization is the process of shortening a set of data computationally, to create a subset (a summary) that represents the most important or relevant information within the original content. In addition to text, images and videos ca ...
, the use of a computer program to produce an abstract or abridgement *
Synopsis (disambiguation) A synopsis is a brief summary of the major points of a subject or written work or story, either as prose or as a table; an abridgment or condensation of a work. Synopsis or synopsys may also refer to: * '' Kievan Synopsis'', a historical work, firs ...
* Overview (disambiguation) {{disambiguation