Delineate and Defining


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Delineate verb – To draw or make apparent the outline of.
Defining is a synonym for delineate. In some cases you can replace term "Defining" with "Delineate", this verbs are similar.
Nearby Words: delineation, delineating, delineator
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Defining noun – Any process serving to define the shape of something.
Delineate is a synonym for defining in delimit topic. You can use "Delineate" instead a verb "Defining", if it concerns topics such as give description.
Nearby Words: define, defined, definition, definable, definitional
Synonyms for Defining
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