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Characterization

Char`ac`ter`i`za´tion
n.1.The act or process of characterizing.
Noun1.characterization - a graphic or vivid verbal description; "too often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures"; "the author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland"; "the pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters"
2.characterization - the act of describing distinctive characteristics or essential features; "the media's characterization of Al Gore as a nerd"
3.characterization - acting the part of a character on stage; dramaticially representing the character by speech and action and gesture
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