definiens


de·fin·i·ens

noun \di-ˈfi-nē-ˌenz\
plural de·fin·i·en·tia \di-ˌfi-nē-ˈen(t)-shē-ə\

Definition of DEFINIENS

:  an expression that defines :  definition

Origin of DEFINIENS

Latin, present participle of definire
First Known Use: 1838

Rhymes with DEFINIENS

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: definite
Previous Word in the Dictionary: definiendum
All Words Near: definiens

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up definiens? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More