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describe

verb

Definition of DESCRIBE

1
to give a representation or account of in words <he tried to describe the dream he had last night as accurately as he could>
2
to give an oral or written account of in some detail <a biography of Washington that describes the decisive Battle of Yorktown at great length>
3
to point out the chief quality or qualities of an individual or group <how would you describe the Inupiat people you encountered in Alaska?>

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