definition 1: to explain or state the meaning of (a word or phrase).
example: Dictionaries attempt to define words clearly and precisely.
example: You should define unfamiliar terms at the beginning of your paper.
definition 2: to establish or determine the limits or extent of.
example: The boundaries of the farm are clearly defined.
definition 3: to clearly specify.
example: The property owner and the electrical contractor defined the terms of their agreement before any work on the house was begun.
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