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characterization

noun [C] (QUALITY) (UK usually characterisation)     /ˌkær.ɪk.tə.raɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ US  /ˌker.ɪk.tə.rɪ-/
the way in which something is described by stating its main qualities Defining and explaining
(Definition of characterization noun (QUALITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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