generalised generalised

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not biologically differentiated or adapted to a specific function or environment

Usage(s):

  • Once again you have nothing to say except generalised completely off-topic insults.

News

  • Can Southern Europe Keep The Show On The Road?

    Three of the most important crisis hit countries in Southern Europe – Italy, Greece and Portugal – have been seeking to make progress under coalition Governments, representing a delicate balance of domestic political forces. In some ways they have been surprisingly successful; the pressure to avoid a more generalised crisis of confidence has pushed traditional opponents to cooperate in the ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Zero Hedge

Quotes

  1. Dr De Cock said: "It is very unlikely there will be a heterosexual epidemic in other countries. Ten years ago a lot of people were saying there would be a generalised epidemic in Asia - China was the big worry with its huge population. That doesn't...
    on Jun 7, 2008 By: Kevin De Cock Source: Independent

  2. "Even if we wanted to, we could not stop such prices rising," Dr Bollard said. "We need to allow the initial price changes to occur, but keep monetary policy firm enough to ensure that generalised second-round inflation effects do not take...
    on Jul 29, 2008 By: Alan Bollard Source: National Business Review

  3. Noyer said the scandal could "only result from a succession of what I hope are small errors, of small inaccuracies, of alerts that never went far enough, probably the techniques of fraud in the generalised sense which seems quite unprecedented."...
    on Feb 6, 2008 By: Christian Noyer Source: Reuters

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