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A summary; a brief statement, less than the whole.
A synopsis is a condensation of something—for example, a synopsis of a trial record.
synopsisnoun abridgment, abstract, brief, compend, compendium, condensation, conspectus, digest, epitome, minute, outline, recapitulation, review, summarium, summary, summation
See also: abridgment, abstract, brief, capsule, compendium, digest, pandect, paraphrase, prospectus, restatement, scenario, summary