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california

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poppy, ca, golden state, museum, shrimp, woodpecker, el dorado, gold coast, museum, Cal.
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definition
Definition:
Explanation by qualities; meaning of a word or phrase.

Synonyms:

noun
annotation
gloss, glossary.
attribute
definition.
communication
definition.
definition
sharpness, visibility, focus, precision, description, exposition, clarification, clearness, determination, interpretation, significance, elucidation, explanation, contrast, clarity, meaning, sense, distinctness.
description
exemplification, comment, diagnosis, demarcation, determination, rationale, answer, explication, denotation, individuation, elucidation, formalization, rendition, translation, clue, delimitation, settling, key, drift, fixing, gloss, annotation, delineation, representation, terminology, cue, exposition, clarification, expounding, rendering, interpretation, characterization, analogue, Outlining, commentary, signification, explanation, statement of meaning, solution.
meaning
description, pith, point, message, explanation, meaning, indication, subject, interpretation, crux, intent, denotation, purpose, topic, drift, thrust, relevance, tenor, implication, semantics, upshot, significance, gist, connotation.
sense
denotatiton, Intendment, rationalness, shorts, sense, intendments, nature of the beast, rationality.
verbalization
expression, verbalization.
Examples of usage:
  1. Perhaps, however, before entering on the subject- matter of this treatise, my definition of the terms " species" and " variety,"- so far at least as such is practicable,- will be expected of me. – On the Variation of Species, with Especial Reference to the Insecta ; Followed by an Inquiry into the Nature of Genera by Thomas Vernon Wollaston
  2. Yes, I suppose that is our definition of 'forever, ' and as it is a portion of it, we may properly call it thus. – Dawn by Mrs. Harriet A. Adams
  3. This definition gives so good an idea of the general character of the opera that I do not hesitate to reproduce it here. – Masters of French Music by Arthur Hervey
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