delineative
adjective see delineation

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • delineative — index descriptive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • delineative — See delineation. * * * …   Universalium

  • delineative — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Serving to describe: descriptive, graphic, representative. See WORDS …   English dictionary for students

  • delineative — adj. describing, outlining, sketching …   English contemporary dictionary

  • delineative — de·lin·e·a·tive …   English syllables

  • delineative — adjective depicted in a recognizable manner • Syn: ↑depictive • Similar to: ↑representational • Derivationally related forms: ↑depict (for: ↑depictive), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • delineation — delineative /di lin ee ay tiv, ee euh tiv/, adj. /di lin ee ay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of delineating. 2. a chart or diagram; sketch; rough draft. 3. a description. [1560 70; < LL delineation (s. of delineatio) a sketch, equiv. to L… …   Universalium

  • graphic — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. pictorial, descriptive; vivid, diagrammatic; delineative; picturesque. See representation, description. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Pictorial] Syn. visible, illustrated, descriptive, blow by blow,… …   English dictionary for students

  • depictive — adjective depicted in a recognizable manner • Syn: ↑delineative • Similar to: ↑representational • Derivationally related forms: ↑depict, ↑delineate (for: ↑d …   Useful english dictionary

  • delineation — noun Date: 1570 1. the act of delineating 2. something made by delineating • delineative adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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