Judith Campisi, who studies aging at the Buck Institute, spoke in vivid and succinct language about her lab's current focus.
Her few comments to the press included a succinct summary of her views on capital punishment.
The scenes are succinct, by and large; the patter of the characters rolls right along, whether you catch their drift or not.
early 15c., "having one's belt fastened tightly," from Middle French succincte, from Latin succinctus "prepared, ready, contracted, short," past participle of succingere "tuck up (clothes for action), gird from below," from sub "up from under" (see sub-) + cingere "to gird" (see cinch). Sense of "brief, concise" first recorded early 15c.