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digest in Literature topic

digestdi‧gest2 /ˈdaɪdʒest/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 SUMMARIZEa short piece of writing that gives the most important facts from a book, report etc
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digestIf you'd rather receive your mail in large batches than have it trickle through, request a digest where available.Most providers provide archive and digest service for the customer mailing list.The figures came in Social Trends, the official annual digest of facts and figures about life in Britain.Many of these works contain important statistical material, but there exist also many purely statistical digests and collections.