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Definitions of type

  1. a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities); "a real character"; "a strange character"; "a friendly eccentric"; "the capable type"; "a mental case" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. write by means of a typewriter Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a small metal block bearing a raised character on one end; produces a printed character when inked and pressed on paper; "he dropped a case of type, so they made him pick them up" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a subdivision of a particular kind of thing; "what type of sculpture do you prefer?" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. all of the tokens of the same symbol; "the word `element' contains five different types of character" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. printed characters; "small type is hard to read" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. (biology) the taxonomic group whose characteristics are used to define the next higher taxon Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. identify as belonging to a certain type; "Such people can practically be typed" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. a subdivision of a particular kind of thing; "what of sculpture do you prefer?" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  10. printed characters; "small is hard to read" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  11. write by means of a keyboard with types; "the acceptance letter, please" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  12. The mark or impression of something; stamp; impressed sign; emblem. Newage Dictionary DB
  13. Form or character impressed; style; semblance. Newage Dictionary DB
  14. A figure or representation of something to come; a token; a sign; a symbol; -- correlative to antitype. Newage Dictionary DB
  15. That which possesses or exemplifies characteristic qualities; the representative. Newage Dictionary DB
  16. A general form or structure common to a number of individuals; hence, the ideal representation of a species, genus, or other group, combining the essential characteristics; an animal or plant possessing or exemplifying the essential characteristics of a species, genus, or other group. Also, a group or division of animals having a certain typical or characteristic structure of body maintained within the group. Newage Dictionary DB
  17. The original object, or class of objects, scene, face, or conception, which becomes the subject of a copy; esp., the design on the face of a medal or a coin. Newage Dictionary DB
  18. A simple compound, used as a mode or pattern to which other compounds are conveniently regarded as being related, and from which they may be actually or theoretically derived. Newage Dictionary DB
  19. A raised letter, figure, accent, or other character, cast in metal or cut in wood, used in printing. Newage Dictionary DB
  20. Such letters or characters, in general, or the whole quantity of them used in printing, spoken of collectively; any number or mass of such letters or characters, however disposed. Newage Dictionary DB
  21. To represent by a type, model, or symbol beforehand; to prefigure. Newage Dictionary DB
  22. To furnish an expression or copy of; to represent; to typify. Newage Dictionary DB
  23. To make a copy of; to represent; to copy by means of a typewriter; to reproduce in letter-bearing metal blocks called type, or to make a plate impression of from such blocks. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  24. The mark or impression of something; an emblem; the first form of something, to be followed and copied; a model or pattern; an original design from which copies are to be made; a person who, or a thing which, stands as a foreshadowing of persons, things, or events which are to come later; a person in a story who represents an abstract quality; a person or thing representative of a group because of characteristics possessed in common with individuals of the group; a sample; in printing, a metal block bearing an impression of a letter, figure, etc., to be stamped in ink upon paper; such blocks taken collectively: formerly classified under names, as in the following table; now generally classified according to size, by a measure called a point, which equals 1-72 of an inch, each size corresponding to one of the names formerly used; as, 12-point type, formerly called pica, prints letters 1-6 of an inch high. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  25. Typed. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  26. Typing. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  27. 1. The usual form, or a composite form, which all others of the class resemble more or less closely; a model; noting especially a disease or a symptom-complex giving the stamp or characteristic to a class. 2. In chemistry, a substance in which the arrangement of the atoms in a molecule may be taken as representative of that in a class of other substances; organic substances may be classed under the three types: hydrogen H/H}, water H/H}O, and ammonia H/H/H}N. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  28. Characteristic model. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  29. A mark or figure struck or stamped upon something: an emblem or figure of something to come: a raised letter, etc., in metal or wood used in printing: a model in nature made the subject of a copy: (nat. hist.) that which combines best the characteristics of a group: (med.) the order in which the symptoms of a disease exhibit themselves. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  30. TYPAL. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  31. A mark; emblem; figure; raised letter, &c., used in printing; that which best combines the characteristics of a group; model. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  32. Something emblematic, representing, symbolizing, or prefiguring something else; image; emblem; symbol; sign. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  33. A representative of a class or group; an example; pattern. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  34. Biol. A fundamental or ideal structure or organism. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  35. A block of metal or of wood, bearing a raised letter or character for use in printing; also, such pieces collectively. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  36. A termination used to signify type, representative form, stamp. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  37. An emblem; that which represents something else; a sign; a symbol; a figure of something to come; stamp or general structure or character; model; ideal; a letter in metal or other hard material to print from. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  38. A mark of something; an emblem, sign, or symbol; a figure of something to come; the shape or form of a letter of the alphabet in metal; a peculiarity in the form of a disease; the original conception in art which becomes the subject of a copy; the perfect representation or idea of anything. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  39. The sum of the characteristics common to a large number of individuals, serving as a ground for classification ; a primary model. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  40. [Latin] The sum of the characteristics common to a large number of individuals, serving as a ground for classification; a primary model (biol.). na
  41. occurs only once in Scripture ( 1 Corinthians 10:11 , A.V. marg.). The Greek word tupos is rendered "print" ( John 20:25 ), "figure" ( Acts 7:43 ; Romans 5:14 ), "fashion" ( Acts 7:44 ), "manner" ( Acts 23:25 ), "form" ( Romans 6:17 ), "example" or "ensample" ( 1 Corinthians 10:6 1 Corinthians 10:11 ; Phil 3:17 ; 1 Thessalonians 1:7 ; 2 th 3:9 ; 1 Timothy 4:12 ). It properly means a "model" or "pattern" or "mould" into which clay or wax was pressed, that it might take the figure or exact shape of the mould. The word "type" is generally used to denote a resemblance between something present and something future, which is called the "antitype." biblestudytools.com
  42. A figure or representation of something to come; a token; a sign; a symbol; correlative to antitype. dictgcide_fs
  43. A simple compound, used as a model or pattern to which other compounds are conveniently regarded as being related, and from which they may be actually or theoretically derived. dictgcide_fs
  44. t[=i]p, n. a mark or figure struck or stamped upon something: an emblem or figure of something to come, esp. the foreshadowing in the Old Testament of something realised in the New (the antitype): an exemplar, pattern: a representative style, model: the principal device on a coin or medal: a model in nature made the subject of a copy: (nat. hist.) that which combines best the characteristics of a group: the order in which the symptoms of a disease exhibit themselves: a chemical compound which represents the composition and structure of many more complex compounds, esp. Gerhardt's four types--hydrochloric acid, water, ammonia, and marsh-gas: a piece of metal, wood, or other material, on one end of which is cast or engraved a character, sign, &c. used in printing (the sizes are designated by different names in respect of their body--i.e. the depths of the face which comes in contact with the ink plus the bevel and beard.Again, differences in width render the type fat or lean, or, if strongly marked, extended or condensed; differences in style or face are endless--Roman and Italic compose the text of all books in English; Antique (1), Gothic (2), Clarendon (3), and Black-letter (4) are approved styles for display. In America types are designated according to the number of 'points' of which the body consists. The point is 1/12 of a Pica; Nonpareil would accordingly be called six points. On the Continent the point is 1/12 of a Cicero, a body between Pica and English): the whole types used in printing.--v.t. to constitute a type of: to reproduce in type: to typify.--adj. TY'PAL.--ns. TYPE'-BAR, a line of type cast in one piece, as in a linotype or typograph; TYPE'-BLOCK, a body of metal or wood on which a type is cut or cast; TYPE'-CAST'ING, the act of founding type in moulds; TYPE'-CUT'TER, one who engraves dies for printing-types; TYPE'-CYL'INDER, the cylinder of a rotary printing-machine on which types or plates are fastened for printing; TYPE'-FOUND'ER, one who founds or casts printers' type; TYPE'-FOUND'ING; TYPE'-FOUND'RY, a place where type is founded or manufactured; TYPE'-GAUGE, a type-measure: a gauge for estimating the size of type.--adj. TYPE'-HIGH, of the standard height of type--of a woodcut, &c.--ns. TYPE'-HOLD'ER, a bookbinder's pallet or holder for use in hand-stamping; TYPEM'BRYO, an embryo at the stage when it first exhibits the type of structure of the phylum or sub-kingdom to which it belongs; TYPE'-MET'AL, metal used for making types, a compound of tin, antimony, copper, and lead; TYPE'-SCALE, a measuring-rod for type; TYPE'-SET'TER, a compositor: a machine which combines types in proper order for printing; TYPE'-SET'TING.--v.t. and v.i. TYPE'WRITE, to produce by means of a typewriter: to practise typewriting.--ns. TYPE'WRITER, a machine for producing legible characters on paper by mechanical means without the use of a pen: an operator on a typewriting machine; TYPE'WRITING.--adjs. TYP'IC, -AL, pertaining to, or constituting, a type: emblematic: figurative: (nat. hist.) combining the characteristics of a group: connotative, indicative.--n. TYPICAL'ITY.--adv. TYP'ICALLY.--ns. TYP'ICALNESS; TYPIFIC[=A]'TION; TYPIF[=I]'ER.--v.t. TYP'IFY, to make a type of: to represent by an image or resemblance: to prefigure:--pa.p. and pa.t. typ'if[=i]ed.--ns. TY'PIST, one who uses a typewriter; TYPO (t[=i]'p[=o]), a compositor; TY'POCOSMY (Bacon), universal terminology; TY'POGRAPH, a machine for making and setting type; TYPOG'RAPHER, a printer; TYPOGRAPH'IA (pl.), miscellany relating to printers and printing: (sing.) a book of instruction in printing.--adjs. TYPOGRAPH'IC, -AL, pertaining to typography or printing.--adv. TYPOGRAPH'ICALLY.--ns. TYPOG'RAPHIST, a student of typography; TYPOG'RAPHY, the art of printing: (orig.) the art of representing by types or symbols: the general appearance of printed matter.--adj. TYPOLOG'ICAL, pertaining to typology.--ns. TYPOL'OGY, the doctrine of Scripture types or figures; TYPOM[=A]'NIA, a craze for printing one's lucubrations.--TYPE GENUS (biol.), a generic type; TYPE SPECIES (biol.), a specific type.--UNITY OF TYPE, the fundamental agreement in structure seen in organic beings of the same class or order. [Fr. type--L. typus--Gr. typos--typtein, to strike.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  45. Person, thing, event, serving as illustration, symbol, prophetic similitude, or characteristic specimen, of another thing or of a class, as water may serve as a t. of instability, paschal lamb is a t. of Christ, these things are a t. (have a prophetic significance), the treatment he received is but a t. of what patriots must expect, person is an admirable t. of modern athleticism or of the modern athlete; class of things &c. having common characteristics, as her beauty was of or belonged to another t., dislike men of that t.; (Biol. &c.) plan of structure, as deviates from the t., main division of animal or vegetable kingdom characterized by this, as the vertebrate t., organism having the essential characteristics of its group (so. t. genus, genus giving its name to& having the characteristics of a higher group, e.g. a family), whence typal a.; (Chem.) compound whose structure illustrates that of many others, esp. hydrochloric acid, water, ammonia, & marsh-gas; (Fine Arts) object, conception, work of art, serving as model for subsequent artists; device on either side of medal or coin; (Print.) piece of metal or wood having on its upper surface a letter or character for use in printing, (collect, sing.) set or supply or (with pl.) kind of these, as wooden tt. are or t. is now used only for posters, ran short of t., short of certain it., was printed in various tt. (kinds or sizes of t.), printed in large t., a large-t. Bible, brilliant, diamond, pearl, ruby, nonpareil, emerald, minion, brevier, bourgeois, long primer, small pica, pica, English, great primer, canon, t. (principal sizes in ascending order), BLACK letter, CHURCH -text, CLARENDON, GERMAN text, GOTHIC, ITALIC, ROMAN, RUNIC, SCRIPT, t., FOUNT of t.; t.-bar, line of tt. in solid bar as cast in some t. -setting machines; t.-high, (of woodcut &c.) of proper height to print with t.; t. -metal, alloy of lead with (tin&) antimony used for printing-tt.; t.-setter, compositor; t.-setting, setting of tt. in proper order for printing, t.-s. machine (for simplifying this process, sometimes including the making of tt. as they are needed; t.-wheel, wheel bearing letters in relief as used in some t.-writers& telegraphs; t.-write, print (copy &c. or abs.) with t.-writer; t.-writer, machine for producing printed characters on paper as substitute for handwriting, (also typist n.) user of this. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  46. Be a type of; type-write. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  47. A model, a representative or ideal form, structure, or specimen; of a disease, the course pursued in the majority of cases. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  48. In chemistry, a substance the graphic formula of which serves as a model of construction for numerous other bodies whose graphic formulae, accordingly, may be reproduced by substituting the appropriate radicles for the radicles of the typical formula. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  49. In biology the ideal plan on which an organ or form is constructed; the primitive pattern on which a group was first established; and a group (species, genus, etc.) representing as completely as possible the distinguishing characteristics of the group. Appleton's medical dictionary.

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