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description

Noun

1 a statement that represents something in words [syn: verbal description]
2 the act of describing something
3 sort or variety; "every description of book was there"

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Noun

  1. Result of putting in words; a synopsis of what something is.
  2. Procedure of putting in words.
  3. A set of characteristics by which someone or something can be recognized.

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synopsis
characteristics

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