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delineate

Bryan A. Garner

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780190491482
Published online August 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780190632373
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(lit., “to draw or sketch”) means figuratively “to represent in words; to describe.” It is sometimes misused for differentiate (an

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