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Abstract

A brief summary at the beginning of an article, paper, or presentation. Abstracts are commonly associated with academia; for example, an economics professor may attach an abstract to a publication. However, it may also be used with a business presentation.
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Data abstractors should be trained in the use of the form.
In the past, we would send abstractors out to court-houses and other repositories of real estate information These individuals research and obtain the requested in formation and return it to us.
She said that the fees likely would be paid by attorneys, abstractors doing real estate information searches, larger news media organizations and private detectives.
The goals are defined by the service or journal producing the abstracts and may be embodied or reflected in guidelines for the abstractors.