A group of persons or things of the same general character; a kind.
The quality or condition of being various or varied; diversity:
A group of organisms having many characteristics in common and ranking below a genus. Organisms that reproduce sexually and belong to the same species interbreed and produce fertile offspring. Species names are usually written lower case and in italics, as rex in Tyrannosaurus rex.
A group of individuals derived from a common stock:
A specific grammatical defining property of a linguistic unit or class, such as number or gender in the noun and tense or voice in the verb.
A classifying or being classified; arrangement according to some systematic division into classes or groups
The act, process, or technique of describing.
(Gram.) The formal classification by which nouns are grouped and inflected, or changed in form, so as to reflect certain syntactic relationships: pronouns, modifiers, and verbs may also be so inflected: although gender is not a formal feature of English, some nouns and the third person singular pronouns are distinguished according to sex or the lack of sex (Ex.: man or he, masculine gender; woman or she, feminine gender; door or it, neuter gender): in most Indo-European languages, as well as in many others, gender is not necessarily correlated with sex
In the Periodic Table, a vertical column that contains elements having the same number of electrons in the outermost shell of their atoms. Elements in the same group have similar chemical properties.
Sort; variety; class
A group of persons living under a religious rule:
A customary manner of presenting printed material, including usage, punctuation, spelling, typography, and arrangement:
An example or a model having the ideal features of a group or class; an embodiment:
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