Definition

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definition in which the term is used by embedding it in a larger expression containing its explanation contextual definition
definition in dictionary entry definiendum
dictionary definition definiens
definition that reports the standard uses of a word or phrase or symbol dictionary definition
definition that gives an exact equivalent of the term defined explicit definition
explanation or definition of an obscure word in a text gloss , rubric
having vague definition gray
definition, by ipso facto
Christian heresy of the 5th and 6th centuries that challenged the orthodox definition of the two natures (human and divine) in Jesus and instead believed there was a single divine nature Monophysitism
database in which the operations carried out on information items (data objects) are considered part of their definition object-oriented database
definition by example ostensive definition
definition that points out or exhibits instances of the term defined ostensive definition
(mathematics) a definition of a function from which values of the function can be calculated in a finite number of steps recursive definition
act of giving a new definition redefinition
approximate definition or example sort
definition that is stipulated by someone and that is not a standard usage stipulative definition
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