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Overview of noun attribute

The noun attribute has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) property, attribute, dimension

(a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished; "self-confidence is not an endearing property")

2. (1) attribute

(an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity)

Overview of verb attribute

The verb attribute has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (16) impute, ascribe, assign, attribute

(attribute or credit to; "We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare"; "People impute great cleverness to cats")

2. assign, attribute

(decide as to where something belongs in a scheme; "The biologist assigned the mushroom to the proper class") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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