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  Definition of Delineation
  1. representation by drawing or painting etc
  2. a drawing of the outlines of forms or objects
  3. a graphic or vivid verbal description; "too often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures"; "the author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland"; "the pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters"
Similar Words: depiction, portrayal, limning, line drawing, word picture, word-painting, picture, characterization, characterisation

 

Hyponyms: portraiture, animalization, epithet, portrayal, portrait

 

Derivational Morphology: portray, present, define, delineate, limn, outline, trace, draw, line, describe, picture, depict, render, show, qualify, characterize, characterise, specify, delimit, delimitate

 

 
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