Definitions for "precis"
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 java-like object-based c library implementation for the gnu/gcc platform
a brief narrative, setting forth the salient points of some written data
a condensation of the original, not a critical review
Keywords:  shortening, text, written, words, own
a shortening, in your own words, of a text of written work
a short version of a passage containing only the main