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Abstract

abstract n

1 : a summary of a legal document
2 : abstract of title
ab┬Ěstract [ab-strakt, ab-strakt]
vt


Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.