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- adj. Of a word, capable of being employed by itself as a term, such as "man", unlike "many".
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Capable of being employed by itself as a term; -- said of a word.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Conveying a whole term, that is, either the subject or the predicate of a proposition, in a single word. Sometimes incorrectly written categoreumatic or cathegreumatic.
- n. In logic, a word which is capable of being employed by itself as a term.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of a term or phrase capable of standing as the subject or (especially) the predicate of a proposition
From Ancient Greek κατηγόρημα (katēgorēma, "a predicate"). (Wiktionary)