Part of speech:
(Countable) Any group or aggregation of things classed together as kindred or related from possessing in common characteristics which distinguish them from other things of the same order.
A group of organisms having common ancestors and certain distinguishable characteristics, especially a group within a species developed by artificial selection and maintained by controlled propagation.
The definition of a class is a group of people or things with something in common.
A class, group, or kind with common attributes.
(Archaic) Underlying character as a determinant of the class to which a thing belongs; nature or essence.
Nature is defined as the natural Earth and the things on it, or the essence of a person or thing.
Someone or something identical with another:
The definition of a type means people, places or things that share traits which allow them to belong to the same group.
A stroke of fortune or fate; a lot.
Sort, kind, or variety
A separate portion; a number of things taken collectively.
A way or method in which something is done or happens; mode or fashion of procedure
A group of persons living under a religious rule:
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.
An identifying or characterizing mark or impression:
The definition of a stripe is a long thin line that is somehow different from what is on either side of it.
(--- Biol., loosely) A group having characteristics of its own within a species or subspecies; subdivision of a species
A party, faction, or group holding to a particular set of ideas or beliefs.
(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
(Usually plural) Something that a person likes (prefers).
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