Meaning of DESCRIPTION in English

[de.scrip.tion] n [ME descripcioun, fr. MF & L; MF description, fr. L description-, descriptio, fr. describere] (14c) 1 a: an act of describing; specif: discourse intended to give a mental image of something experienced b: a descriptive statement or account

2: kind or character esp. as determined by salient features "opposed to any tax of so radical a ~" syn see type

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