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characteristic
,kærɪktə'rɪstɪk
Main
English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Typical or distinctive.
(名) As a noun
  1. A distinguishing quality.
  2. Any measurable property of a device measured under closely specified conditions.
  3. A prominent attribute or aspect of something.
  4. The integer part (positive or negative) of the representation of a logarithm; in the expression log 643 = 2.808 the characteristic is 2.
Hyphenationchar•ac•ter•is•tic
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective
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特性tèxìngproperty; characteristic
特征tèzhēngcharacteristic; diagnostic property; distinctive feature; trait
特色tèsècharacteristic; distinguishing feature or quality
本性běnxìngnatural instincts; nature; inherent quality
特质tèzhìcharacteristic; special quality
特点tèdiǎncharacteristic (feature); trait; feature
品性pǐnxìngnature; characteristic; moral character
特有tèyǒuspecific (to); characteristic (of); distinctive
各别gèbiédistinct; characteristic; in different ways; different
性质xìngzhì, xìngzhí (Tw)nature; characteristic
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