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n 1  :  a written summary of the key points esp. of a scientific paper  2  :  a pharmaceutical preparation made by mixing a powdered solid extract of a vegetable substance with lactose in such proportions that one part of the final product represents two parts of the original drug from which the extract was made
vt :  to make an abstract of ab*strac*tor or  ab*stract*er  n 

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