Common misspellings for characteristic:
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Definition of characteristic:
- That which constitutes the character; that which distinguishes one person or thing from another. The characteristic of a logarithm. Its index or exponent.
- That which distinguishes a person or thing from another.
- Constituting or exhibiting peculiar qualities.
- Applied to the principal letter of a word, retained in all its derivatives and compounds, or nearly all.
Usage examples for characteristic
The minuteness of this bookkeeping is characteristic. An American at Oxford by John Corbin