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in a nutshell

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishin a nutshellin a nutshellSUMMARIZEused when you are stating the main facts about something in a short clear way Okay, that’s our proposal in a nutshell. Any questions? nutshell
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in a nutshellIn a nutshell, the state government is expected to be $2 million in debt by the end of the year.Here, in a nutshell, is the story.My hon. Friend had it in a nutshell.Bob put it in a nutshell when he said the problems was essentially a lack of communication.You've put it in a nutshell.That, for me, sums up the movie in a nutshell.Put in a nutshell, it puts the whole concept of justice into jeopardy.A study of women at work says, in a nutshell, that opportunities have opened up dramatically.She had summed up his immediate task in a nutshell.There in a nutshell, as my father put it, was the whole thing.This, in a nutshell, is how closed organizational systems become self-defeating.
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