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Synonyms for type

Synonyms for type

Synonyms for type

a subdivision of a particular kind of thing

a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)

(biology) the taxonomic group whose characteristics are used to define the next higher taxon

all of the tokens of the same symbol

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a small metal block bearing a raised character on one end

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write by means of a keyboard with types

identify as belonging to a certain type

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"You have painted his portrait in the gallery of city types. But I must meet one face to face.
It was on these two roads that all 'Zarathustra' came to me, above all Zarathustra himself as a type;--I ought rather to say that it was on these walks that these ideas waylaid me."
The notion of rearing the Superman is only a new form of an ideal Nietzsche already had in his youth, that "THE OBJECT OF MANKIND SHOULD LIE IN ITS HIGHEST INDIVIDUALS" (or, as he writes in "Schopenhauer as Educator": "Mankind ought constantly to be striving to produce great men--this and nothing else is its duty.") But the ideals he most revered in those days are no longer held to be the highest types of men.
The succession of the same types of structure within the same areas during the later geological periods ceases to be mysterious, and is simply explained by inheritance.
I do not think that we should be quick to rule out disjunctive natural types. The disjunction "ravens or shoes" doesn't constitute a natural type because it is, what I term, "wildly heterogeneous." However, it is not inconceivable that we might form a disjunction of two causally related types A and B, such that observing an A that is Q increases the chances that an instance of B is also Q.
(5) Polymorphism in the rpoT gene and SNP type of isolates were determined by the same method as previously described.
Type of participants: String and wind instrumentalists, pianists and ensembles.
The students ranked affective interaction as the second most preferred type of interaction.
Clamp type: Horizontal, hydromechanical three-platen
The greatest feature of the new P1 Type is its compactness ranking No.1 in the industry.
Can you as easily identify your personality type? Probably not.
While pancreas transplantation is still used in some cases of type 1 diabetes, it's neither widely available nor consistently successful, says Maki.
Until now, Omron has marketed bistatic type RFID reader/writers(*3), which require separate antenna elements for transmission and reception and can connect with up to two antennas.
Written by Richard Southall, who has engaged in publishing about type and typography since the 1960s, Printer's Type in the Twentieth Century: Manufacturing and Design Methods is a scholarly examination the past hundred years on the industry of type manufacture.