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Synonyms for compendiumkəmˈpɛn di əm; -di ə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. collection, compendium(noun)

    a publication containing a variety of works

    collecting, assemblage, ingathering, assembling, collection, appeal, accumulation, solicitation, compendium, aggregation

  2. compendium(noun)

    a concise but comprehensive summary of a larger work


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. compendium

    An abridgment gives the most important portions of a work substantially as they stand. An outline or synopsis is a kind of sketch closely following the plan. An abstract or digest is an independent statement of what the book contains. An analysis draws out the chief thoughts or arguments, whether expressed or implied. A summary is the most condensed statement of results or conclusions. An epitome, compend, or compendium is a condensed view of a subject, whether derived from a previous publication or not. We may have an abridgment of a dictionary, but not an analysis, abstract, digest, or summary. We may have an epitome of religion, a compendium of English literature, but not an abridgment. Compare ABBREVIATION.

    abbreviation, abridgment, abstract, analysis, compend, digest, epitome, outline, summary, synopsis

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. compendium(n.)

    abridgment, COMPEND

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