Definitions for definitiveness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

de•fin•i•tivedɪˈfɪn ɪ tɪv(adj.)

  1. most reliable or complete, as of a text, author, study, or the like.

  2. serving to define or specify definitely:

    a definitive statement.

  3. satisfying all criteria:

    the definitive treatment for an infection.

  4. Biol. fully developed; complete.

    Category: Developmental Biology

  5. (n.)a postage stamp on sale for an extended period of time, usu. part of a set of similar design and differing denominations.

    Category: Philately

Origin of definitive:

1350–1400; < OF < L

de•fin′i•tive•ness(n.)

Wiktionary

  1. definitiveness(Noun)

    The state or quality of being definitive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Definitiveness(noun)

    the quality of being definitive

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