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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Plural of: A summary, epitome, or abridgment

Usage examples (37)
  • Noun, : a compendium of medicine. ,a compendium of their complaints
  • Useful compendia were produced in the early twentieth century by J. Sauer,
  • In the eighteenth century a few compendia, grammars, and dictionaries had been pro -
  • Besides these two compendia, Blemmydes composed two anthropological works, De anima and for more
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