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epitome

a summary of a written work; abstract
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Thus Uncle Venner was a miscellaneous old gentleman, partly himself, but, in good measure, somebody else; patched together, too, of different epochs; an epitome of times and fashions.
Courted by my step-mother, who regards him as the epitome of human wisdom; admired by my father, who says he has never before heard such sublime ideas so eloquently expressed; idolized by Edward, who, notwithstanding his fear of the count's large black eyes, runs to meet him the moment he arrives, and opens his hand, in which he is sure to find some delightful present, -- M.
Pelet's school was merely an epitome of the Belgian nation.
Uttering a low querulous growl, the speaker, whose harsh countenance was the very epitome of selfishness, raked the scanty fire nearly out of the grate, and, emptying the glass which Noggs had pushed towards him, inquired where he kept his coals.
Patrick's Cathedral bears this inscription of his own composing, the best possible epitome of his career:
Prior to joining Epitome, Wales was the lead consultant for Butterfield Bank that led the divesture of Butterfield Fund Services ("BFS") and integrated Fulcrum into one seamless company forming Butterfield Fulcrum Group ("BFG") globally.
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Summary: A British soldier killed in Afghanistan on Remembrance Sunday has been described as the "epitome of the Irish Infantry soldier".
Yet he comes across as the epitome of the arrogant, moody male diva!
The epitome of cool, James Bond, drove a silver Aston Martin DBS in the latest 007 film, Quantum of Solace.
The highly artistic masterpiece cut into a star-shaped solitaire is the epitome of eternal beauty and now the crowning glory of the 950 platinum ring "Montblanc Solitaire" of the Montblanc Diamond Jewellery Collection "La Dame Blanche".