Example sentences for: defines

How can you use “defines” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The OED defines them as stockings of one thickness, unlined.

  • Title 31 defines an ƒagency≈ subject to GAO«s authority very expansively, to mean a ƒdepartment, agency, or instrumentality≈ of the United States government, but not the legislative branch or the Supreme Court.

  • When agencies cooperate, one defines the problem and seeks help with it.

  • The first disagreement I have with her is in her use of the term homonym , which she defines as [a word] looking the same, but differing in meaning [from another word] [p. 11].

  • The set of multiply-aligned sequences defines sequence-domain boundaries, allows putative functional assignments for previously unidentified proteins and highlights key conserved residues of members of a homologous set of proteins.

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