Definition (disambiguation)


Definition (disambiguation)

Generally, a definition delimits or describes the meaning of a concept or term.

Definition may also refer one of the following.

Science, mathematics and computing

Music and TV

Other

  • Definitions (Plato), a dictionary of about 185 philosophical terms sometimes included in the corpus of Plato's works
  • Dogmatic definition, the pronunciation of religious doctrine by a Pope or an ecumenical council

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