compend

  • 1 Compend — Com pend, n. A compendium; an epitome; a summary. [1913 Webster] A compend and recapitulation of the Mosaical law. Bp. Burnet. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 compend — [käm′pend΄] n. COMPENDIUM * * * com·pend (kŏmʹpĕnd ) n. A compendium. * * * …

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  • 3 compend — index capsule, compendium, outline (synopsis), summary, synopsis Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 compend — [käm′pend΄] n. COMPENDIUM …

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  • 5 compend — noun Etymology: Medieval Latin compendium Date: 1596 compendium …

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  • 6 compend — noun A compendium; an epitome; a summary. See Also: compendious, compendium …

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  • 7 compend — n. summary; inventory, list of contents …

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  • 8 compend — n. Abridgment, compendium, conspectus, summary, abstract, epitome, digest, synopsis, syllabus, breviary, brief, sum and substance …

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  • 9 compend — com·pend …

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  • 10 compend — ˈkämˌpend noun ( s) Etymology: Medieval Latin compendium : compendium, epitome …

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  • 11 Compendia — Compendium Com*pen di*um, n.; pl. E. {Compendiums}, L. {Compendia}. [L. compendium that which is weighed, saved, or shortened, a short way, fr. compendere to weigh; com + pendere to weigh. See {Pension}, and cf. {Compend}.] A brief compilation or …

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  • 12 Compendium — Com*pen di*um, n.; pl. E. {Compendiums}, L. {Compendia}. [L. compendium that which is weighed, saved, or shortened, a short way, fr. compendere to weigh; com + pendere to weigh. See {Pension}, and cf. {Compend}.] A brief compilation or… …

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  • 13 Compendiums — Compendium Com*pen di*um, n.; pl. E. {Compendiums}, L. {Compendia}. [L. compendium that which is weighed, saved, or shortened, a short way, fr. compendere to weigh; com + pendere to weigh. See {Pension}, and cf. {Compend}.] A brief compilation or …

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  • 14 Church of the Nazarene — Not to be confused with Apostolic Christian Church (Nazarene). Church of the Nazarene Seal of the Church of the Nazarene Classification Protestant Orientation Evangel …

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  • 15 Aphthous ulcer — Infobox Disease Name = Aphthous ulcer Caption = Mouth ulcer on the lower lip DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|K|12|0|k|00 ICD9 = ICD9|528.2 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = 000998 eMedicineSubj = ent eMedicineTopic = 700 eMedicine mult = eMedicine2|derm|486 …

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  • 16 Devcalion — DEVCALĬON, ónis, Gr. Δευκαλίων, ωνος, (⇒ Tab. XXV.) 1 §. Namen. Diesen wollen einige lieber für keinen eigentlichen Namen einer Person ansehen, sondern, indem sie ihn aus dem Phönicischen von Digle Ion, d.i. Fahne der Ionen, herleiten, für die… …

    Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

  • 17 Reform of a Religious Order — • Return or bringing back of an order from a mitigated or relaxed observance to the rigour of its primitive rule Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Reform of a Religious Order     Reform of a Religious Order …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 18 SOCINUS Faustus — patriâ Senensis, parentibus satis clatis natus, Laelii nepos, ab illo pestilentissimam haeresin, cum qua etiamnum christianus orbis conflictatur, hausit: Arianorum deliriis ex Orco revocatis, quibus alia plurima addidit. Scripsit varia, quae… …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 19 Compendium — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Compendium >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 compend compend compendium Sgm: N 1 abstract abstract precis epitome multum in parvo analysis pandect digest sum and substance brief abridgment …

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  • 20 Abridgment — A*bridg ment ( br[i^]j ment), n. [OE. abregement. See {Abridge}.] 1. The act of abridging, or the state of being abridged; diminution; lessening; reduction or deprivation; as, an abridgment of pleasures or of expenses. [1913 Webster] 2. An… …

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