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Definition of Definition


  1. The act of defining; determination of the limits; as, a telescope accurate in definition.
  2. Act of ascertaining and explaining the signification; a description of a thing by its properties; an explanation of the meaning of a word or term; as, the definition of "circle;" the definition of "wit;" an exact definition; a loose definition.
  3. Description; sort.
  4. An exact enunciation of the constituents which make up the logical essence.
  5. Distinctness or clearness, as of an image formed by an optical instrument; precision in detail.
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Definition Translations

definition in Afrikaans is definisie
definition in Dutch is bepaling, definitie, omschrijving
definition in German is Definition, Begriffsbestimmung
definition in Norwegian is definisjon