Definitions for memberˈmɛm bər
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a person, animal, plant, or thing belonging to or forming part of an organization, taxon, or other group.
Category: Biology, Common Vocabulary
a part or organ of an animal body; a limb.
Category: Zoology, Anatomy
a structural entity of a plant body.
Category: Botany, Plants
a constituent part of any structural or composite whole, as a subordinate architectural feature of a building.
a person belonging to a legislative body.
Math. either side of an equation. an element of a set.
a stratigraphic unit recognized within a geologic formation and mapped as such.
Origin of member:
1250–1300; ME membre < OF < L membrum
member, fellow member(noun)
one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participate in a group organization)
"only members will be admitted"; "a member of the faculty"; "she was introduced to all the members of his family"
anything that belongs to a set or class
"snakes are members of the class Reptilia"; "members of the opposite sex"
extremity, appendage, member(noun)
an external body part that projects from the body
"it is important to keep the extremities warm"
an organization that is a member of another organization (especially a state that belongs to a group of nations)
"the library was a member of the interlibrary loan association"; "Canada is a member of the United Nations"
penis, phallus, member(noun)
the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
sb who is part of a group, club, etc.
a member of a community chorus; a team member
One who officially belongs to a group.
One of the propositions making up a syllogism.
An element of a set.
In object-oriented programming, a function or piece of data associated with each separate instance of a class.
Origin: From membre, from membre, from membrum, from memso-. Akin to *, menus.
to remember; to cause to remember; to mention
a part of an animal capable of performing a distinct office; an organ; a limb
hence, a part of a whole; an independent constituent of a body
a part of a discourse or of a period or sentence; a clause; a part of a verse
either of the two parts of an algebraic equation, connected by the sign of equality
any essential part, as a post, tie rod, strut, etc., of a framed structure, as a bridge truss
any part of a building, whether constructional, as a pier, column, lintel, or the like, or decorative, as a molding, or group of moldings
one of the persons composing a society, community, or the like; an individual forming part of an association; as, a member of the society of Friends
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'member' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #537
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'member' in Written Corpus Frequency: #930
Rank popularity for the word 'member' in Nouns Frequency: #32
Translations for member
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a person who belongs to a group, club, society, trade union etc
The association has three thousand members.
- membroPortuguese (BR)
- člen, -kaCzech
- das MitgliedGerman
- miembro, socio, afiliadoSpanish
- meðlimur, félagiIcelandic
- (집단의) 한 사람, 회원Korean
- biedrs; loceklisLatvian
- člen, -kaSlovak
- สมาชิก (คำย่อคือ mem)Thai
- 成員，會員Chinese (Trad.)
- член; учасникUkrainian
- عضو ، رکنUrdu
- thành viênVietnamese
- （团体的）成员，会员Chinese (Simp.)
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