generically

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  • The term is used both generically and also as a specific train type.
  • Many people also use common brand names to refer to them generically.
  • The senior member of each college is an officer known generically as the Head of House.
  • Now it has been said above that pleasure and sorrow are generically contrary to one another. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I-II (Pars Prima Secundae), Saint Thomas Aquinas
  • The term was sometimes used generically for similar radars used in other countries as well.
  • It later generically referred to all native soldiers in the service of the European powers in India.
  • Although we may understand a system generically, in general we lack information about the state of a specific instance of that system.
  • Now the powers of the soul are distinguished generically by their objects. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I (Prima Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Generically man is one, and specifically man means all men. Cited from Science and Health/Key to The Scriptures, by Eddy
  • The term air corps can generically refer to an air force.
  • For with children, men and women generically are of another order of beings. Cited from A Certain Rich Man, by William Allen White
  • In the following table, these specific names are provided, together with alternative names used generically for some other intervals.
  • The drama is the most generically human, and, therefore, the highest of the great forms of poetry. Cited from Essays AEsthetical, by George Calvert
  • Because buildings are so different, it is difficult to estimate the demand for buildings generically.
  • Second-person pronouns and structures are often used generically in other languages as well.
  • The term has been used generically to refer to any hard disk on a card.
  • Now it is evident that what is generically or specifically one with another, is the one according to nature. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I (Prima Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Floor covering is a term to generically describe any finish material applied over a floor structure to provide a walking surface.
  • Further, all these principles could be easily generically adjusted for the requirements of each musical piece.
  • This is based upon the curve followed by the head of the child during birth, and is used generically. Cited from Sign language among North American Indians, by Garrick Mallery
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Meaning of generically

  • adverb Without a trademark or brand name
    we market these drugs generically
  • adverb As sharing a common genus
    these animals are not related generically