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Main Entry: 1outĚline
Pronunciation: primarystressaudott-secondarystresslimacrn
Function: noun
1 : a line that traces or forms the outer limits of an object or figure and shows its shape
2 a : a drawing or picture giving only the outlines of something b : this method of drawing
3 a : a brief summary or plan often in numbered divisions b : a brief treatment of a subject <an outline of world history>

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