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 for sum up
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  sum up
      v 1: give a summary (of); "he summed up his results"; "I will
           now summarize" [syn: sum up, summarize, summarise,
      2: be a summary of; "The abstract summarizes the main ideas in
         the paper" [syn: summarize, summarise, sum, sum up]
      3: determine the sum of; "Add all the people in this town to
         those of the neighboring town" [syn: total, tot, tot
         up, sum, sum up, summate, tote up, add, add
         together, tally, add up]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  90 Moby Thesaurus words for "sum up":
     abbreviate, abridge, abstract, add up, battologize, bob, boil down,
     capsulize, cast up, cipher up, clip, compress, condense, contract,
     count up, crop, curtail, cut, cut back, cut down, cut off short,
     cut short, detail, digest, dock, elide, epitomize, figure up, fill,
     foot up, foreshorten, give an encore, go over, go through,
     inventory, itemize, iterate, mow, nip, nutshell, pad, poll,
     pollard, practice, prune, reaffirm, reap, reassert, recap,
     recapitulate, recite, reckon up, recount, reduce, rehash, rehearse,
     reissue, reiterate, relate, reprint, restate, resume, retail,
     retell, retrench, review, reword, run over, say over,
     say over again, score up, shave, shear, shorten, snub, stunt, sum,
     summarize, summate, synopsize, take in, tally up, tautologize,
     telescope, tot up, total, total up, tote up, trim, truncate

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