determinate

  • 21 determinate — de·ter·mi·nate …

    English syllables

  • 22 determinate — UK [dɪˈtɜː(r)mɪnət] / US [dɪˈtɜrmɪnət] adjective formal clearly fixed or decided …

    English dictionary

  • 23 determinate — de•ter•mi•nate [[t]dɪˈtɜr mə nɪt[/t]] adj. 1) having defined limits; definite 2) settled; positive 3) conclusive; final 4) bot (of an inflorescence) having the primary and each secondary stem ending in a flower or bud • Etymology: 1350–1400; ME… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 24 determinate — /dəˈtɜmənət / (say duh termuhnuht) adjective 1. having defined limits; definite. 2. settled; positive. 3. determined upon; conclusive; final. 4. determined; resolute. 5. Botany (of an inflorescence) having the primary and each secondary axis… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 25 determinate — That which is ascertained; what is particularly designated …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 26 determinate — That which is ascertained; what is particularly designated …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 27 determinate — Ascertained; made certain; definite; having fixed limits …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 28 determinate — adj. 1 limited in time, space, or character. 2 of definite scope or nature. Derivatives: determinacy n. determinately adv. determinateness n. Etymology: ME f. L determinatus past part. (as DETERMINE) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 29 Determinate equations — Determinate De*ter mi*nate, a. [L. determinatus, p. p. of determinare. See {Determine}.] 1. Having defined limits; not uncertain or arbitrary; fixed; established; definite. [1913 Webster] Quantity of words and a determinate number of feet. Dryden …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 30 Determinate inflorescence — Determinate De*ter mi*nate, a. [L. determinatus, p. p. of determinare. See {Determine}.] 1. Having defined limits; not uncertain or arbitrary; fixed; established; definite. [1913 Webster] Quantity of words and a determinate number of feet. Dryden …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 31 Determinate problem — Determinate De*ter mi*nate, a. [L. determinatus, p. p. of determinare. See {Determine}.] 1. Having defined limits; not uncertain or arbitrary; fixed; established; definite. [1913 Webster] Quantity of words and a determinate number of feet. Dryden …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 32 Determinate quantities — Determinate De*ter mi*nate, a. [L. determinatus, p. p. of determinare. See {Determine}.] 1. Having defined limits; not uncertain or arbitrary; fixed; established; definite. [1913 Webster] Quantity of words and a determinate number of feet. Dryden …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 33 determinate sentence — see sentence Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. determinate sentence …

    Law dictionary

  • 34 determinate cleavage — n. cell division in a fertilized or unfertilized egg resulting in daughter cells that are no longer able to produce a complete embryo by themselves * * * …

    Universalium

  • 35 determinate growth — ☆ determinate growth n. 1. growth of a plant stem that is terminated early by the formation of a bud 2. naturally self limited growth, resulting in a plant of a definite maximum size * * * …

    Universalium

  • 36 determinate cleavage — n cleavage of an egg in which each division irreversibly separates portions of the zygote with specific potencies for further development compare INDETERMINATE CLEAVAGE * * * cleavage following a precise pattern, each blastomere having a… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 37 determinate cleavage — n. cell division in a fertilized or unfertilized egg resulting in daughter cells that are no longer able to produce a complete embryo by themselves …

    English World dictionary

  • 38 determinate growth — ☆ determinate growth n. 1. growth of a plant stem that is terminated early by the formation of a bud 2. naturally self limited growth, resulting in a plant of a definite maximum size …

    English World dictionary

  • 39 Determinate und Determinable — Als Determinate und Determinable bezeichnet man in der modernen Ontologie Eigenschaften, Objekte oder Prozesse, die in einer spezifischen Relation zueinander stehen. Als Determinable gelten dabei Entitäten, die durch Determinaten spezifiziert… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 40 Determinate cultivar — Tomato cultivars are commonly classified as determinate or indeterminate. Determinate, or bush, types bear a full crop all at once and top off at a specific height; they are often good choices for container growing. Determinate types are… …

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