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description

  

      n  
1    a statement or account that describes; representation in words  
2    the act, process, or technique of describing  
3    sort, kind, or variety  
reptiles of every description     
4      (Geometry)   the act of drawing a line or figure, such as an arc  
5      (Philosophy)   a noun phrase containing a predicate that may replace a name as the subject of a sentence  


definite description  
      n  
1    a description that is modified by the definite article or a possessive, such as the woman in white or Rosemary's baby  
2    a similar plural expression, such as the kings of Scotland  
job description  
      n   a detailed written account, agreed between management and worker, of all the duties and responsibilities which together make up a particular job  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
idiot, ridiculous person
colloquial
n.
boring person
n.
a person you can go to for help, advice or information
n.
person addicted to heroine
slang
n.
person at a party
n.
person that you date
n.
def.: new and inexperienced person
slang. Syn.: newbie, newb
n.
a person passionate about astronomy
n.
a militarist; person who urges war
Synonyms: warmonger, militant
n.
a person who hunts wild animals
HUNTING
n.
a person born on February 29
syn.: leaper
n.
a popular person in a community
n.
A really small person even when old
n.
unattractive person, looking dirty and/or smelling bad
exp.
take credit for another person's accomplishment
n.
1. the state of being joined together 2. in logic, the connection of isolated facts by means of a general description or hypothesis which applies to them all
n.
person or tool who creates or translates subtitles
[Fam.]
n.
a senior person who is an Internet user
adj.
a person with more power or authority than others
Eg.: Your father is one of the dominant man in his section because he is boss.
n.
person who assists elderly people in their daily life
n.
If someone or something that they have done is savaged by another person, that person criticizes them severely.
det.
Cybertort is a willful act done by a person on internet that may cause legal injuries to virtual identity or virtual property of a person in cyberspace
[Leg.];[Tech.] cyber defamation is Cybertort
n.
a technology item that a young person no longer uses and hands over to an older person, after having purchased a last generation product
[Bus.];[Tech.]
v.
to look for or expose information about a person's past, usually bad, and to therefore bring that person down or put them in a bad light
n.
authorized physical or moral person who disposes of the digital assets belonging to a deceased person
[Tech.]
n.
person born at the end of the 90s ; persons starting their teen life of the beginning of the years 2000
n.
a person who does not care too much about the others, a little rude, assertive
[Fam.]
n.
technique used for smoking a marijuana joint in two, consisting in one person inhaling the smoke exhaled by the other one
slang
n.
person skilled for an activity, especially for one involving motion (like sports; dance)
una canción de los 90
n.
person who is a specialist of make-up and who applies makeup in a professional manner

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