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  • n. One who sums up or writes a summary.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who sums up; one who forms an abridgment or summary.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who forms an abridgment or summary; specifically, a medieval writer of a compendium (Latin summa), especially of theology, as St. Thomas Aquinas.

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