Type
Type Type, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Typed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Typing}.] 1. To represent by a type, model, or symbol beforehand; to prefigure. [R.] --White (Johnson). [1913 Webster]

2. To furnish an expression or copy of; to represent; to typify. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Let us type them now in our own lives. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]


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  • TYPE — Modèle qui détermine la forme d’une série d’êtres, lui même étant l’un de ces êtres (prototype, archétype); être qui présente la forme la plus caractéristique ou la plus parfaite d’une série (être «typique», «typé»; «typifier»: exagérer les… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Type — Type, n. [F. type; cf. It. tipo, from L. typus a figure, image, a form, type, character, Gr. ? the mark of a blow, impression, form of character, model, from the root of ? to beat, strike; cf. Skr. tup to hurt.] [1913 Webster] 1. The mark or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -type — type, typie ♦ Éléments, du gr. tupos « empreinte; modèle » (⇒ type) : archétype, contretype, linotype, prototype, sténotypie. type, typie, typo . éléments, du gr. tupos, empreinte, modèle . ⇒ TYPE, élém. formant I. Élém. représentant le subst.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • type — [tīp] n. [LL(Ec) typus, a model, symbol < L & Gr: L, a figure < Gr typos, a figure, archetype, model, orig., a blow, mark made by a blow < typtein: see TYMPAN] 1. a person, thing, or event that represents or symbolizes another, esp.… …   English World dictionary

  • Type — steht für eine Drucktype, siehe Letter das mechanische System aus Taste und Anschlaghebel bei einer Schreibmaschine, siehe Typenhebel im Lebensmittelrecht die Kennzeichnung des Mineralstoffgehalts von Mehl, siehe Mehl Type in Philosophie und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Type — Sf Letter erw. fach. (18. Jh.) Entlehnung. Rückgebildet aus dem Plural Typen zu Typus in der ursprünglichen Bedeutung (Typ). Vgl. frz. type.    Ebenso nndl. type, ne. type, nfrz. type, nschw. typ, nnorw. type. ✎ DF 5 (1981), 554f. lateinisch gr …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • type — n 1 *symbol, emblem, attribute Analogous words: *sign, mark, token: intimation, suggestion (see corresponding verbs at SUGGEST 1): adumbration, shadowing (see corresponding verbs at SUGGEST 2) Antonyms: antitype 2 Type, kind, sort, stripe …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • type — [n1] class, kind blazon, brand, breed, cast, category, character, classification, cut, description, feather, form, genre, group, ilk, likes, lot, mold, nature, number, order, persuasion, rubric, sample, sort, species, specimen, stamp, standard,… …   New thesaurus

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