characterizing meaning


    Definition of characterizing in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFcharacterizeSGcharacterizesPT, PPcharacterizedSUF-ing
    1. present participle of characterize.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • As currently circumscribed, Lecidella is comprised of crustose lichens characterized by black lecideine apothecia [ …]
        • Although concussions are multisymptomatic, they are all characterized by varying levels of inflammation [ …]
        • Although runners tend to be characterized as either rearfoot, midfoot or forefoot strikers, it is likely that most use all three kinds of strikes but in different proportions and contexts.
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      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of characterizing for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "characterizing" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
      Definiteness: Level 1
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