Wednesday, August 10, 2005

Define 1 Give the exact meaning of (a word etc.). 2 describe or explain the scope, essential qualities, etc. of (something) (define one's position). 3 make clear, esp. in outline (well-defined image). 4 determine or indicate the boundary or extent of (something). 5 specify, fix with precision; prescribe. 6 Computing create (a macro function) by assigning a particular series of commands to a single key. definable adj. definer n. [Middle English from Old French definer, ultimately from Latin definire (as DE-, finire finish, from finis end)]


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