adjective see summarize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • summarizable — ˈsəməˌrīzəbəl, ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : capable of being summarized a summarizable story …   Useful english dictionary

  • summarizable — adjective That can be summarized. Ant: unsummarizable …   Wiktionary

  • summarizable — sum·ma·riz·able …   English syllables

  • summarize — summarizable, adj. summarization, n. summarizer, summarist, n. /sum euh ruyz /, v.t., summarized, summarizing. 1. to make a summary of; state or express in a concise form. 2. to constitute a summary of. Also, esp. Brit., summarise. [1870 75;… …   Universalium

  • summarize — verb ( rized; rizing) Date: 1871 transitive verb to tell in or reduce to a summary intransitive verb to make a summary • summarizable adjective • summarizer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • The Heresy of Paraphrase — is the title of a chapter in , a seminal work of the New Criticism by Cleanth Brooks. Brooks argued that meaning in poetry is irreducible, because a true poem is a simulacrum of experience rather than any mere statement about… …   Wikipedia

  • boil — boil1 /boyl/, v.i. 1. to change from a liquid to a gaseous state, producing bubbles of gas that rise to the surface of the liquid, agitating it as they rise. 2. to reach or be brought to the boiling point: When the water boils, add the meat and… …   Universalium

  • summarize — (also ise) make or be a summary of; sum up. Derivatives: summarist n. summarizable adj. summarization n. summarizer n …   Useful english dictionary

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