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Definate vs. Definite

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Definateadjective

misspelling of definite

Definiteadjective

Having distinct limits.

‘definite dimensions; a definite measure; a definite period or interval’;

Definiteadjective

Free from any doubt.

‘definite knowledge’;

Definiteadjective

Determined; resolved.

Definiteadjective

(linguistics) Designating an identified or immediately identifiable person or thing, or group of persons or things

‘the definite article’;

Definitenoun

(grammar) A word or phrase that designates a specified or identified person or entity.

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Definitenoun

(obsolete) Anything that is defined or determined.

Definiteadjective

Having certain or distinct; determinate in extent or greatness; limited; fixed; as, definite dimensions; a definite measure; a definite period or interval.

‘Elements combine in definite proportions.’;

Definiteadjective

Having certain limits in signification; determinate; certain; precise; fixed; exact; clear; as, a definite word, term, or expression.

Definiteadjective

Determined; resolved.

Definiteadjective

Serving to define or restrict; limiting; determining; as, the definite article.

Definitenoun

A thing defined or determined.

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Definiteadjective

precise; explicit and clearly defined;

‘I want a definite answer’; ‘a definite statement of the terms of the will’; ‘a definite amount’; ‘definite restrictions on the sale of alcohol’; ‘the wedding date is now definite’; ‘a definite drop in attendance’;

Definiteadjective

known for certain;

‘it is definite that they have won’;

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