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A definition is a statement of the meaning of a term (a word, phrase, or other set of symbols).{efn|Depending on the domain of discourse, for example in a translation or a review, a definition serves to set the scene. In mathematics, a definition serves to sharpen, clarify, or point out the objects of discourse.} The term to be defined is the defi...
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• (n.) The act of defining; determination of the limits; as, a telescope accurate in definition. • (n.) 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 def...
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<microscopy> The distinctness with which the very fine detail in an image or photograph can be seen. ... (05 Aug 1998) ...
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(1) The sharpness and clarity of a color break on a hair shaft as in the ring color in agouti fur (2) Used to describe color contrasts
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(from the article `formal logic`) Definitions, where they occur, can function as additional transformation rules, to the effect that, if in any theorem any expression of the form ... A language like English has so many complex developments in the senses—i.e., the particular meanings—of its words that the task of the lexicograp...
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noun clarity of outline; `exercise had give his muscles superior definition`
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Def`i·ni'tion noun [ Latin definitio : confer French définition .] 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; a...
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a concise explanation of the meaning of a word or phrase
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a concise explanation of the meaning of a word or phrase
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a declaration that specifies the entity to which the declared name refers. See also: one definition rule, variable definition, const definition, template definition, function definition. TC++PL 4.9, D&E 15.11.3.
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A definition is a brief and precise description of a thing by its properties; an explanation of the signification of a word or term, or of what a word is understood to express. Logicians distinguish definitions into nominal and real. A nominal definition explains the meaning of a term by some equivalent word or expression supposed to be better know...
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a measure of the sharpness of detail of a television picture Examples: vertical resolution, horizontal resolution.
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A statement in words that purports to give those characters which, in combination, uniquely distinguish a taxon
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a statement of what a word or expression means
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definition, definitions 1. The act of defining or making definite, distinct, or clear. 2. The formal statement of the meaning or significance of a word, phrase, or term, as in a dictionary entry. 3. A condition of being definite, distinct, or clearly outlined. 4. The act or process of stating a precise meaning or significance; formulation of a me...
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Extremely low bodyfat coupled with superior muscle separation and vascularity; the physical manifestation of 'dialing it in'. Adjectives that are used to describe this desired state include ripped, shredded, sliced, cut, striated.
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In terms of the image quality of film and television, definition refers to the capability of the vis
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In the development of a logistic system (q. v.) it is usually desirable to introduce new notations, beyond what is afforded by the primitive symbols alone, by means of syntactical definitions or nominal definitions, i.e., conventions which provide that certain symbols or expressions shall stand (as substitutes or abbreviations) for particular form....
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Photographed images are measured by degrees of clarity. The clarity of a picture is referred to as its definition. For particular processes, the definition needs to be sharply focused or well-defined and on other occasions, for effectual purposes, the image needs to be out of focus or lacking definition. Camera lenses often determine the definition...
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Sharpness of an image ( as seen by the clarity of detail ) formed by an optical system. The clarity of detail in a photograph.
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Subjective term for the clarity of a negative or print.
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The clarity and fidelity of the detail of radar images on the radarscope. A combination of good reso
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Type: Term Pronunciation: def′i-nish′ŭn Definitions: 1. In optics, the power of a lens to give a distinct image.
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[n] - a concise explanation of the meaning of a word or phrase or symbol 2. [n] - clarity of outline
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