Definitions for unitaryˈyu nɪˌtɛr i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

u•ni•tar•yˈyu nɪˌtɛr i(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to a unit or units.

  2. of, pertaining to, characterized by, or aiming toward unity.

  3. of the nature of a unit; whole.

Origin of unitary:

1810–20

u`ni•tar′i•ly-ˈtɛər-(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unitary(adj)

    relating to or characterized by or aiming toward unity

    "the unitary principles of nationalism"; "a unitary movement in politics"

  2. unitary(adj)

    of or pertaining to or involving the use of units

    "a unitary method was applied"; "established a unitary distance on which to base subsequent calculations"

  3. unitary(adj)

    characterized by or constituting a form of government in which power is held by one central authority

    "a unitary as opposed to a federal form of government"

  4. one(a), unitary(adj)

    having the indivisible character of a unit

    "a unitary action"; "spoke with one voice"

Wiktionary

  1. unitary(Noun)

    A unitary council

  2. unitary(Noun)

    A unitary operator

  3. unitary(Adjective)

    Having the quality of oneness.

  4. unitary(Adjective)

    Relating to a system of government in which sovereign power is concentrated in a single body instead of being shared or possessed by more local bodies.

    Ex. unitary authority

  5. unitary(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a unit.

    Ex. unitary matrix

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unitary(adj)

    of or pertaining to a unit or units; relating to unity; as, the unitary method in arithmetic

  2. Unitary(adj)

    of the nature of a unit; not divided; united

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