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  • n  a subdivision of a particular kind of thing
    what type of sculpture do you prefer?
  • n  a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)
    the capable type
  • n  (biology) the taxonomic group whose characteristics are used to define the next higher taxon
  • n  printed characters
    small type is hard to read
  • n  all of the tokens of the same symbol
    the word `element' contains five different types of character
  • n  a small metal block bearing a raised character on one end; produces a printed character when inked and pressed on paper
    he dropped a case of type, so they made him pick them up
  • v  write by means of a keyboard with types
    type the acceptance letter, please
  • v  identify as belonging to a certain type
    Such people can practically be typed

  • Browse by topictype (graphic design, cat rescue, atheists, moms) or zip code to find a group to join.
  • Supplementing infants' diets with vitamin D may cut their risk of developing type 1 diabetes in later life.
  • If your blood type is O-negative, you may feel a bit like a vampire's victim every time you volunteer to donate a pint.
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  • When Does Type 1 Diabetes Begin to Develop? Research Reveals How to Identify Those at Highest Risk
    In a major step toward determining when type 1 diabetes begins to develop, researchers have created tools for accurately predicting who is at highest risk for this disease, opening possibilities for earlier ...
    June 21, 2013 - Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance
  • 'The Jaguar F-Type Is Our 'Type' Of Jag'
    The E-Type captured the imagination of generations of car lovers, including the fellas at MotorWeek . Well, guess what? They like the F-Type too! The F-Type is one of the most hotly anticipated cars of 2013, and it comes in a few different flavors. The base car, John Davis says, is the "Bruce Wayne of the bunch." I guess because it's parents were murdered in front of it? Maybe? The other two ...
    June 21, 2013 - Jalopnik
  • 2014 Jaguar F-Type S: Exclusive first instrumented test!
    We took the 2014 Jaguar F-Type S and the 2013 Porsche Boxster to the always-beautiful Lime Rock Park to see if Britain's new roadster had the goods to unseat the benchmark Porsche from the top of the heap. Sam Posey reports, and we deliver the exclusive first instrumented test numbers of Jag's new kitten. Who wins the comparo? Read the full story to find out, and check out the pretty photos ...
    June 20, 2013 - Jalopnik

  • Brian France in The Associated Press
    The big design is to have playoff-type moments that only can be, in any sport, created when there's a lot on the line at any one moment, right? That's what the essence of Game 7s, eliminations, and all that are,France said. "What we're...
  • Paul Goydos in Sportinglife.com
    I would be hard pressed to say anybody really sees this type of round coming on,he said. "Having said that, I definitely was scuttling on the bottom of the ocean here the last three or four months, but I thought I was getting better. Last...

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