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Synonyms for describe

to give a verbal account of

Synonyms for describe

to give an account or representation of in words

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make a mark or lines on a surface

identify as in botany or biology, for example

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They were invented several decades ago by Roger Penrose of the University of Oxford in England to serve as mathematical devices for describing processes involving the interactions of elementary particles with different spins.
The sentences describing her birth are constructed not as facts but as bits of speculation: "The saying goes like this .
And Jeanneret finds these means most apparent in lists, like the grotesque ones describing Quaresmeprenant's internal and external anatomy.
Rosenberg is excellent at describing such moments of darkness at the most personal level.
In addition to describing scrubber water treatment, Stahl's Jerry Call discussed selling dross to reclaimers.
The Describe-a-Car suite gives businesses their choice of three Chrome solutions for solving the problem of accurately and completely describing a vehicle with only a small set of information: Chrome Engine, VIN Search 2.
The information and research services of one particular union is outlined in Howard Nelson and Bernadette Bailey's article describing services provided at the American Federation of Teachers (AFT).
In this study, researchers characterized Lustran ABS polymer melt, then tested three constitutive equations--PTT (Phan-Thien and Tanner), Wagner and PSM (Papanastasiou-Scriven and Macosko)--and compared their accuracy in describing response of the melt to shear and extensional deformation, and predicting melt failure and stress relaxation.
Nonetheless, the mathematics of knots has proved useful in recent years for describing knotted polymer strands (SN: 11/16/96, p.
Explain that all matter is made from particles called atoms, describe how atoms combine to form new matter, and identify the physical properties of atoms, such as describing the conservation of matter.
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands -- IPTC's well known digital photo header has gotten its first major revision in nearly a decade, as IPTC delegates approved expanded choices for describing and cataloging photographs.
In addition to describing the work in detail, two pyrospectra are included in the application note.
Identify, describe, compare and classify geometric figures; apply geometric properties and relationships to solve problems; and use geometric concepts as a means of describing the physical world.
DCML is the first vendor-independent standard that uses a common language for describing disparate hardware and software components within the data center.
By describing supply chains using these process building blocks, the Model can be used to describe supply chains that are very simple or very complex using a common set of definitions.