[ ik-surp-tuh ]
/ ɪkˈsɜrp tə /

plural noun

short selections or pieces of writing, especially summary statements or parts of a longer work.

Origin of excerpta

1630–40; < Latin, noun use of neuter plural past participle of excerpere. See excerpt
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