A concise or abridged statement or view; an abstract; a summary.
a summary of the main points of a text
A summary of the esssential points of a piece of text
a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory
make a summary (of)
a brief summary (clear and concise)
a concise summary of essential points, statements, and facts
a concise summary of essential points, state-statements, or facts
a document which tells the reader what the thesis of the argument is, what sources will be used, what methodology will be used, and what the case study analyses will be
a short summary
a very sharply focused summary
A summary of the relevant facts, statements, and evidence offered by an essay, especially an argument.