[teks-choo-uh l] /ˈtɛks tʃu əl/
of or relating to a :
based on or conforming to the , as of the Scriptures:
a textual interpretation of the Bible.
of or relating to a text or texts
based on or conforming to a text
late 14c., from Latin textus (see text) + -al (1). Related: Textually.
[thee-iz-uh m] /ˈθi ɪz əm/ noun 1. the belief in one God as the creator and ruler of the universe, without rejection of revelation (distinguished from ). 2. belief in the existence of a god or gods (opposed to ). /ˈθiːɪzəm/ noun 1. the form of the belief in one God as the transcendent creator […]
[ther-uh-pyoo-tik] /ˌθɛr əˈpyu tɪk/ adjective, Also, therapeutical 1. of or relating to the treating or curing of disease; curative. noun 2. a therapeutic substance. /ˌθɛrəˈpjuːtɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to the treatment of disease; curative 2. serving or performed to maintain health: therapeutic abortion adj. pertaining to the healing of disease, 1640s, probably shortened […]
[thur-muh-plas-tik] /ˌθɜr məˈplæs tɪk/ adjective 1. soft and pliable when heated, as some , without any change of the inherent properties. noun 2. a of this type. /ˌθɜːməʊˈplæstɪk/ adjective 1. (of a material, esp a synthetic plastic or resin) becoming soft when heated and rehardening on cooling without appreciable change of properties Compare thermosetting noun […]
[thing-king] /ˈθɪŋ kɪŋ/ adjective 1. rational; reasoning: People are thinking animals. 2. ; reflective: Any thinking person would reject that plan. noun 3. ; judgment, reflection: clear thinking. /ˈθɪŋkɪŋ/ noun 1. opinion or judgment 2. the process of thought adjective 3. (prenominal) using or capable of using intelligent thought: thinking people 4. put on one’s […]