general

  • 41 général — 1. général, ale, aux [ ʒeneral, o ] adj. • v. 1120 1130; lat. generalis « qui appartient à un genre » 1 ♦ Qui s applique, se réfère à un ensemble de cas ou d individus (opposé à particulier). « les phénomènes les plus simples sont nécessairement… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 42 Général — Le terme général désigne un rang élevé dans une organisation hiérarchisée. Sommaire 1 Militaire 1.1 Allemagne 1.2 Belgique 1.3 Canada 1.4 …

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  • 43 general — From Latin word genus. It relates to the whole kind, class, or order. Leuthold v. Brandjord, 100 Mont. 96, 47 P.2d 41, 45. Pertaining to or designating the genus or class, as distinguished from that which characterizes the species or individual;… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 44 general — From Latin word genus. It relates to the whole kind, class, or order. Leuthold v. Brandjord, 100 Mont. 96, 47 P.2d 41, 45. Pertaining to or designating the genus or class, as distinguished from that which characterizes the species or individual;… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 45 GÉNÉRAL — ALE. adj. Universel, ou qui est commun, applicable à un très grand nombre de personnes ou de choses. Assaut général. Chasse générale. Procession générale. Concile général. États généraux. Approbation générale. Consentement général. Deuil général …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 46 General — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Général. Le grade de General est un grade militaire de l’armée allemande. Utilisé depuis le XIXe siècle, le rang de classement de ce grade dépend de la période concernée. Avant 1955, il correspondait au… …

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  • 47 general — generalness, n. /jen euhr euhl/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to all persons or things belonging to a group or category: a general meeting of the employees. 2. of, pertaining to, or true of such persons or things in the main, with possible… …

    Universalium

  • 48 general — GENERÁL1, generali, s.m. Denumire generică pentru gradele de ofiţeri superioare gradului de colonel; persoană care are un astfel de grad. [var.: ghenerár, ghinărár s.m.] – Din fr. général. cf. rus. g h e n e r a l. Trimis de gall, 13.09.2007.… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 49 general — gen|er|al1 [ dʒen(ə)rəl ] adjective *** ▸ 1 not specific/detailed ▸ 2 relevant to most cases ▸ 3 true of whole of something ▸ 4 dealing with all of something ▸ 5 responsible for whole ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) not specific, exact, or detailed: Could you… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 50 general — [[t]ʤe̱nrəl[/t]] ♦ generals 1) N COUNT; N TITLE; N VOC A general is a high ranking officer in the armed forces, usually in the army. The General s visit to Sarajevo is part of preparations for the deployment of extra troops. 2) ADJ GRADED: ADJ n… …

    English dictionary

  • 51 general — I UK [ˈdʒen(ə)rəl] / US adjective *** 1) not specific, exact, or detailed Could you just give us a general description of the work you do? Her predictions are so general that they could apply to anybody. in general terms: We are prepared to… …

    English dictionary

  • 52 general — adj m y f 1 Que se aplica o incluye a la mayoría, a todos los casos o individuos: bienestar general, asamblea general de maestros, regla general 2 Que es común o usual: opinión general 3 Que se refiere o abarca las características más importantes …

    Español en México

  • 53 general — gen|e|ral1 W1S1 [ˈdʒenərəl] adj [usually before noun] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not detailed)¦ 2¦(relating to whole)¦ 3¦(ordinary)¦ 4¦(most people)¦ 5¦(not limited)¦ 6¦(approximate)¦ 7¦(job)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1100 1200; : French; Origin …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 54 general — 1 adjective 1 NOT DETAILED describing only the main features of something, not the details: a general introduction to computing | general idea: I ve got a general idea of how I want the new room to look. | in general terms (=without considering… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 55 general — adj. & n. adj. 1 a completely or almost universal. b including or affecting all or nearly all parts or cases of things. 2 prevalent, widespread, usual. 3 not partial, particular, local, or sectional. 4 not limited in application; relating to… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 56 General — Vier Sterne General (umgangssprachlich) * * * Ge|ne|ral [genə ra:l], der; s, e und Generäle [genə rɛ:lə]: Offizier der höchsten Rangklasse. * * * Ge|ne|ral 〈m.1 od. 1u〉 1. 〈Mil.〉 1.1 höchster Offiziersrang 1.2 Offizier in diesem Rang 2. 〈Rel.〉… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 57 general — gen•er•al [[t]ˈdʒɛn ər əl[/t]] adj. 1) of, pertaining to, or affecting all persons or things belonging to a group, category, or system: a general meeting of members; a general amnesty[/ex] 2) of, pertaining to, or true of such persons or things… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 58 general — /ˈdʒɛnrəl / (say jenruhl) adjective 1. relating to, affecting, including, or participated in by all members of a class or group; not partial or particular: a general election. 2. common to many or most of a community; prevalent; usual: the… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 59 general — {{#}}{{LM G18874}}{{〓}} {{SynG19364}} {{[}}general{{]}} ‹ge·ne·ral› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} {{<}}1{{>}} Que es común a todos los individuos que forman un todo: • La opinión general es favorable a estas medidas.{{○}} {{<}}2{{>}} Que ocurre o se… …

    Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • 60 general*/*/*/ — [ˈdʒen(ə)rəl] adj I 1) not specific, exact, or detailed Could you just give us a general description of the work you do?[/ex] I m probably not making myself very clear, but you get the general idea.[/ex] 2) involving or true for most people,… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English


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