Example sentences for: definitions

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

  • The chief problem with these and other definitions is that some are based on semantics (the intent of the speaker and the understanding of the hearer), others on usage, and others on referents.

  • The citations are shown to add explanatory information to the definitions as well as context, not, as in the OED , as attempts at establishing earliest recorded evidence.

  • Although NIPA measurement has evolved, the nation's human capital and knowledge-also forms of intangible capital-are not part of the NIPA definitions of investment and saving.

  • A Feminist Dictionary includes new words and new definitions; words from utopian literature suggest “what might be”; definitions are elaborate, the stated aim to stimulate research or theoretical development.

  • [ 15 ] Taken at face value, these definitions seem merely to say that EBM is the wise use of the best evidence available.

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