The definition of concise is expressing briefly and clearly.(adjective)
An example of concise is "I like apples."
See concise in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L concisus, cut off, brief, pp. of concidere, to cut off < com-, intens. + caedere, to cut: see -cide
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Origin: Latin concīsus
Origin: , past participle of concīdere, to cut up
Origin: : com-, intensive pref.; see com-
Origin: + caedere, to cut; see kaə-id- in Indo-European roots.
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