määritellä

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Finnish[edit]

(index mä)

Etymology[edit]

A frequentative verb, derived from the verb määrittää. The meaning of this verb has slightly diverged from the frequentative sense of doing something "in a continuous/indifferent/repeated manner" — i.e., literally, this verbs means "to specify/determine/set in a continuous manner".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: mää‧ri‧tel‧lä
  • IPA(key): /ˈmæːritelːæ(ʔ)/

Verb[edit]

määritellä

  1. (transitive) to define (to state or explain the meaning of a word, sign or symbol)
    Miten määrittelisit rakkauden?
    How would you define love?
  2. ~ uudelleen: to redefine

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