an explanation of the meaning of a word, phrase, etc. : a statement that defines a word, phrase, etc. : a statement that describes what something is. : a clear or ...
Jul 30, 2015
a statement of the exact meaning of a word, especially in... Meaning, pronunciation, example sentences, and more from Oxford Dictionaries.
Apr 10, 2008
a. A statement of the meaning of a word, phrase, or term, as in a dictionary entry. b. A statement or description of the fundamental character or scope of ...