Fancy word every Everygirl should know: compendium
Why we chose this fancy word:
Compendium was one of the choices being considered when choosing a name for The Everygirl. Eek, can you imagine? We think the name we decided on is much more apropos.
Definition: compendium (n.) pronunciation: kuhm-pen-dee-uhm
- brief treatment or account of a subject, especially an extensive subject; concise treatise: a compendium of medicine.
- a summary, epitome, or abridgment.
- a full list or inventory: a compendium of their complaints.
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