definitude
noun Etymology: irregular from definite Date: 1836 precision, definiteness

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  • Definitude — De*fin i*tude, n. Definiteness. [R.] [1913 Webster] Definitude . . . is a knowledge of minute differences. Sir W. Hamilton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • définitude — ● définitude nom féminin Propriété d un ensemble bien défini …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • definitude — [dē fin′ə tood΄, dē fin′ətyo͞od΄] n. [< L definitus (see DEFINITE), after FINITUDE] Rare the quality of being definite; precision …   English World dictionary

  • définitude — apibrėžtumas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. definiteness vok. Bestimmtheit, f; Definiertheit, f rus. определённость, f pranc. définitude, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • definitude — /di fin i toohd , tyoohd /, n. definiteness; exactitude; precision. [1830 40; DEFINITE + TUDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • definitude — n. decisiveness, certainty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • definitude — de·fin·i·tude …   English syllables

  • definitude — de•fin•i•tude [[t]dɪˈfɪn ɪˌtud, ˌtyud[/t]] n. definiteness • Etymology: 1830–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • definitude — /dəˈfɪnətjud/ (say duh finuhtyoohd), / tʃud/ (say choohd) noun Rare definiteness; exactitude; precision …   Australian English dictionary

  • definitude — də̇ˈfinəˌtüd, dēˈ ə.ˌtyüd noun ( s) Etymology: definite (I) + ude : precision, definiteness …   Useful english dictionary

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