rubric

  1. an authoritative rule of conduct or procedure
  2. an explanation or definition of an obscure word in a text
  3. directions for the conduct of Christian church services (often printed in red in a prayer book)
  4. a heading that names a statute or legislative bill; may give a brief summary of the matters it deals with
  5. a title or heading that is printed in red or in a special type
  6. category......

    Rubric

    A rubric is a word or section of text which is traditionally written or printed in red ink for emphasis. The word derives from the rubrica, meaning red ochre or red chalk, and originates in Medieval illuminated manuscripts from the 13th century or earlier. In these, red letters were used to highlight initial capitals (particularly of psalms), sect...
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    Rubric

    • (n.) A titlepage, or part of it, especially that giving the date and place of printing; also, the initial letters, etc., when printed in red. • (n.) Hence, that which is established or settled, as by authority; a thing definitely settled or fixed. • (n.) That part of any work in the early manuscripts and typography which was colore...
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    rubric

    (roo´brik) red; specifically, pertaining to the red nucleus.
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    rubric

    noun category name; `it is usually discussed under the rubric of `functional obesity``
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    Rubric

    [academic] In education terminology, scoring rubric means `a standard of performance for a defined population`. The traditional meanings of the word rubric stem from `a heading on a document (often written in red — from Latin, rubrica), or a direction for conducting church services`. As shown in the 1977 introduction to the International ...
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    rubric

    [academic] `. (See Merriam-Webster`s Collegiate for the full listing.) ==Instructions in liturgical contexts== Instructions for a priest explaining what he had to do during a liturgical service were also rubricated in missals and the other forms of service book, leaving the sections to be spoken aloud in black. From this, rubric has a second...
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    Rubric

    Ru'bric noun [ Middle English rubriche , Old French rubriche , French rubrique ( confer it. rubrica ), from Latin rubrica red earth for coloring, red chalk, the title of a law (because written in red), from ruber red. See red .] That part of any work i...
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    Rubric

    Ru'bric transitive verb To adorn ith red; to redden; to rubricate. [ R.] Johnson.
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    rubric

    category name
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    rubric

    category name
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    Rubric

    Initials, catchwords, titles, or other parts of a work written or printed in red, as in manuscripts and early printed books
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    rubric

    That part of any work in the early manuscripts and typography which was coloured red, to distinguish it from other portions. Hence, specifically: ... A titlepage, or part of it, especially that giving the date and place of printing; also, the initial letters, etc, when printed in red. ... The directions and rules for the conduct of service, formerl...
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    rubric

    Type: Term Pronunciation: rū′brik Definitions: 1. Section or chapter heading, used with reference to groups of diseases, as in ICD.
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    rubric

    [n] - directions for the conduct of Christian church services (often printed in red in a prayer book) 2. [n] - an authoritative rule of conduct or procedure 3. [n] - a title or heading that is printed in red or in a special type 4. [n] - category name 5. [v] - adorn with ruby red color
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