Conspectus definition

kən-spĕktəs
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A general survey of a subject.
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A synopsis.
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A general view; survey.
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A summary; outline; synopsis; digest.
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A general survey of a subject.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
conspectus
Plural:
conspectuses

Origin of conspectus

  • Latin from past participle of cōnspicere to observe conspicuous

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin cōnspectus (“survey”)

    From Wiktionary