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describing meaning

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  • VerbBFdescribeSGdescribesPT, PPdescribedPREdés-SUF-ing
    1. present participle of describe.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Here, we describe the tandemer approach for efficiently computing metabolite tandem mass-isotopomer distributions in a metabolic network, given an estimation of metabolic fluxes.
        • His father described how other relatives had been mentally ill, including an aunt of the gunman who has a schizophrenialike condition.
        • to describe a circle by the compasses;   a torch waved about the head in such a way as to describe a circle ‎
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Longipedlactone L [23 ] was isolated from Kadsura ananosma and longipedlactone H [24 ] from Kadsura longipedunculata as described.
        • In that study, some of the subjects had dreams in which they were slaking their thirst, very much like the dreams of convenience Freud described.

    Meaning of describing for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "describing" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles
      Definiteness: Level 1
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      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en escribing
      2. en rescribing
      3. en inscribing
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