method

  • 21method — meth|od [ meθəd ] noun count or uncount *** a way of doing something, especially a planned or established way: It was a handmade rug produced by traditional methods. Farming methods haven t changed here for decades. method of: We are trying to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 22method — noun Etymology: Middle English, prescribed treatment, from Latin methodus, from Greek methodos, from meta + hodos way Date: 15th century 1. a procedure or process for attaining an object: as a. (1) a systematic procedure, technique, or mode of… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 23method — meth|od W1S1 [ˈmeθəd] n [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: methodus, from Greek methodos, from meta ( META ) + hodos way ] 1.) a planned way of doing something, especially one that a lot of people know about and use ▪ traditional teaching methods …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 24method — noun 1 (C) a planned way of doing something, especially one that a lot of people know about and use: traditional teaching methods | I think we should try again using a different method. (+ of): There are several possible methods of payment. (+… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 25method — meth•od [[t]ˈmɛθ əd[/t]] n. 1) a procedure, technique, or planned way of doing something 2) order or system in doing anything: to work with method[/ex] 3) orderly or systematic arrangement, sequence, or the like 4) sbz the Method. Also called… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 26Method — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Path. < N PARAG:Method >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 method method way manner wise gait form mode fashion tone guise Sgm: N 1 modus operandi modus operandi MO …

    English dictionary for students

  • 27method — [[t]me̱θəd[/t]] ♦♦ methods N COUNT: oft N of n/ ing A method is a particular way of doing something. The pill is the most efficient method of birth control. ...new teaching methods... The usual method of getting through the Amsterdam traffic is… …

    English dictionary

  • 28method — [16] Method comes via French méthode and Latin methodus from Greek méthodos, which meant ‘pursuit’. It was a compound noun formed from the prefix metá ‘after’ and hodós ‘way, journey’ (found also in English episode, exodus, and period). ‘Pursuit’ …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 29method — / meθəd/ noun a way of doing something ● They devised a new method of sending data. ● What is the best method of payment? ● His organising methods are out of date. ● Their manufacturing methods or production methods are among the most modern in… …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 30method — The mode of operating, or the means of attaining an object. In patent law, engine and method mean the same thing, and may be the subject of a patent. Method, properly speaking, is only placing several things, or performing several operations, in… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 31method — The mode of operating, or the means of attaining an object. In patent law, engine and method mean the same thing, and may be the subject of a patent. Method, properly speaking, is only placing several things, or performing several operations, in… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 32method — Manner of accomplishing something. The way in which a thing is done. As used in the Federal income tax statute providing that the taxpayer may make his returns in accordance with the method of accounting regularly employed in keeping the books of …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 33method — [16] Method comes via French méthode and Latin methodus from Greek méthodos, which meant ‘pursuit’. It was a compound noun formed from the prefix metá ‘after’ and hodós ‘way, journey’ (found also in English episode, exodus, and period). ‘Pursuit’ …

    Word origins

  • 34method — The mode or manner or orderly sequence of events of a process or procedure. SEE ALSO: fixative, operation, procedure, stain, technique. [G. methodos; fr. meta, after, + hodos, way] Abell Kendall m. a …

    Medical dictionary

  • 35method — noun 1) they use very old fashioned methods Syn: procedure, technique, system, practice, routine, modus operandi, process; strategy, tactic, plan 2) there s a method to his madness Syn: order …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 36method — noun 1) they use very old fashioned methods Syn: procedure, technique, system, practice, routine, modus operandi, process, strategy, tactic, approach 2) there s no method in his approach Syn …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 37method —    Ano hana, papa hana.    ♦ Without method, kīpalalē …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 38method — metodas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. method; mode vok. Methode, f; Verfahren, n rus. метод, m pranc. méthode, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 39method — metodas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Biologijos, chemijos ir fizikos teorijomis bei matematiniu principu pagrįstas tyrimo būdas, kuriuo nustatomos tiriamųjų objektų tam tikros parametrų vertės. atitikmenys: angl.… …

    Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • 40method — metodas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. method vok. Methode, f; Verfahren, n rus. метод, m pranc. méthode, f …

    Fizikos terminų žodynas