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wrap-up

[rap-uhp] /ˈræpˌʌp/
noun
1.
a final report or summary:
a wrap-up of the evening news.
2.
the conclusion or final result:
the wrap-up of the election campaign.
3.
Australian Slang. an enthusiastic recommendation or flattering account.
Origin of wrap-up
1950-1955
First recorded in 1950-55; noun use of verb phrase wrap up
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wrap-up

noun

A completion; a final treatment, summary,etc; recap: This is the 11:30 pm wrap-up of the news (1950s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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