Definition of precis verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

precis

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈpreɪsiː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//preɪˈsiː//
 
precis somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they precis
BrE BrE//ˈpreɪsiː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//preɪˈsiː//
 
he / she / it precises
BrE BrE//ˈpreɪsiːz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//preɪˈsiːz//
 
past simple precised
BrE BrE//ˈpreɪsiːd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//preɪˈsiːd//
 
past participle precised
BrE BrE//ˈpreɪsiːd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//preɪˈsiːd//
 
-ing form precising
BrE BrE//ˈpreɪsiːɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//preɪˈsiːɪŋ//
 
 
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to make a short version of a speech or a piece of writing that gives the main points or ideas to precis a scientific report

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