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Text vs. Blob

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Textnoun

A writing consisting of multiple glyphs, characters, symbols or sentences.

Blobnoun

A shapeless or amorphous mass; a vague shape or amount, especially of a liquid or semisolid substance; a clump, group or collection that lacks definite shape.

Textnoun

A book, tome or other set of writings.

Blobnoun

In astronomy, a large cloud of gas. In particular, an extended Lyman-Alpha blob is a huge body of gas that may be the precursor to a galaxy.

Textnoun

(colloquial) A brief written message transmitted between mobile phones; an SMS text message.

Blobnoun

(dialect) A bubble; a bleb.

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Textnoun

(computing) Data which can be interpreted as human-readable text (often contrasted with binary data).

Blobnoun

A small freshwater fish (Cottus bairdii); the miller's thumb.

Textnoun

A verse or passage of Scripture, especially one chosen as the subject of a sermon, or in proof of a doctrine.

Blobnoun

The partially inflated air bag used in the sport of blobbing.

Textnoun

Hence, anything chosen as the subject of an argument, literary composition, etc.; topic; theme.

Blobnoun

A score of zero.

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Textnoun

A style of writing in large characters; text-hand; also, a kind of type used in printing.

‘German text’;

Blobverb

(transitive) To drop in the form of a blob or blobs

Textverb

(transitive) To send a text message to; i.e. to transmit text using the Short Message Service (SMS), or a similar service, between communications devices, particularly mobile phones.

‘Just text me when you get here.’; ‘I'll text the address to you as soon as I find it.’;

Blobverb

(transitive) To drop a blob or blobs onto, cover with blobs.

Textverb

(intransitive) To send and receive text messages.

‘Have you been texting all afternoon?’;

Blobverb

(intransitive) To fall in the form of a blob or blobs.

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Textverb

To write in large characters, as in text hand.

Blobverb

To relax idly and mindlessly; to veg out.

Textnoun

A discourse or composition on which a note or commentary is written; the original words of an author, in distinction from a paraphrase, annotation, or commentary.

Blobnoun

Something blunt and round; a small drop or lump of something viscid or thick; a drop; a bubble; a blister.

Textnoun

The four Gospels, by way of distinction or eminence.

Blobnoun

A small fresh-water fish (Uranidea Richardsoni); the miller's thumb.

Textnoun

A verse or passage of Scripture, especially one chosen as the subject of a sermon, or in proof of a doctrine.

‘How oft, when Paul has served us with a text,Has Epictetus, Plato, Tully, preached!’;

Blobnoun

an indistinct shapeless form

Textnoun

Hence, anything chosen as the subject of an argument, literary composition, or the like; topic; theme.

Blobverb

make a spot or mark onto;

‘The wine spotted the tablecloth’;

Textnoun

A style of writing in large characters; text-hand also, a kind of type used in printing; as, German text.

Textnoun

That part of a document (printed or electronic) comprising the words, especially the main body of expository words, in contrast to the illustrations, pictures, charts, tables, or other formatted material which contain graphic elements as a major component.

Textnoun

Any communication composed of words.

Textnoun

a textbook.

Textverb

To write in large characters, as in text hand.

Textnoun

the words of something written;

‘there were more than a thousand words of text’; ‘they handed out the printed text of the mayor's speech’; ‘he wants to reconstruct the original text’;

Textnoun

a passage from the Bible that is used as the subject of a sermon;

‘the preacher chose a text from Psalms to introduce his sermon’;

Textnoun

a book prepared for use in schools or colleges;

‘his economics textbook is in its tenth edition’; ‘the professor wrote the text that he assigned students to buy’;

Textnoun

the main body of a written work (as distinct from illustrations or footnotes etc.);

‘pictures made the text easier to understand’;

Textnoun

a book or other written or printed work, regarded in terms of its content rather than its physical form

‘a text which explores pain and grief’;

Textnoun

a piece of written or printed material regarded as conveying the authentic or primary form of a particular work

‘in some passages it is difficult to establish the original text’;

Textnoun

written or printed words, typically forming a connected piece of work

‘stylistic features of journalistic text’;

Textnoun

data in the form of words or alphabetic characters.

Textnoun

the main body of a book or other piece of writing, as distinct from other material such as notes, appendices, and illustrations

‘the pictures are clear and relate well to the text’;

Textnoun

a script or libretto.

Textnoun

a written work chosen or set as a subject of study

‘too much concentration on set texts can turn pupils against reading’;

Textnoun

a textbook

‘an organic chemistry text’;

Textnoun

a passage from the Bible or other religious work, especially when used as the subject of a sermon.

Textnoun

a subject or theme for a discussion or exposition

‘he took as his text the fact that Australia is paradise’;

Textnoun

a text message

‘just give us a call or send us a text’;

Textnoun

fine, large handwriting, used especially for manuscripts.

Textverb

send (someone) a text message

‘if she was going to go she would have texted us’;

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