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define

verb [T]  /dɪˈfɑɪn/ us  

define verb [T] (EXPLAIN)

English to describe the meaning of something, esp. a word, or to explain something more clearly so that it can be understood: How would you define “jaded”?

define verb [T] (SHOW)

to show clearly the edge or shape of something: The dark figures are sharply defined on the white background.
definable
adjective /dɪˈfɑɪ·nə·bəl/
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