Definition Of characterizes


(of a feature or quality) be typical or characteristic of.

the disease is characterized by weakening of the immune system

describe the distinctive nature or features of.

the historian characterized the period as the decade of revolution

Example Of characterizes

  • A brand is simply a story or symbol, a way of describing or characterizing an idea, a product or service.

  • A predilection for forms over human figures characterises her work in installation art.

  • A total of 112 such mutations have been isolated and characterized in this study.

  • All boom periods have been characterised by a huge increase in personal and corporate leverage.

  • At its best, the wine is characterized by ripe, firm acidity, and about 65 per cent is dry.

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