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In fact, that definition of militias — small, armed groups of civilians fighting against the government — has characterized these kinds of movements throughout American history, Churchill told us.
HOW TRUMP AND COVID-19 HAVE RESHAPED THE MODERN MILITIA MOVEMENTAMELIA THOMSON-DEVEAUXSEPTEMBER 4, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
A self-contained, persistent blob of turbulence constructed of well-characterized vortices offers a new world of possibilities for measurement and analysis.
AN UNEXPECTED TWIST LIGHTS UP THE SECRETS OF TURBULENCEDAVID H. FREEDMANSEPTEMBER 3, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
However, despite the vitriol that has come to characterize the campaign, most Bay Staters see the race as a choice between two good Democrats.
TODAY’S ELECTIONS IN MASSACHUSETTS ARE ANOTHER BIG TEST FOR THE PROGRESSIVE MOVEMENTNATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)SEPTEMBER 1, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Clipper will orbit Jupiter, but will conduct about 45 flybys of Europa and use a suite of instruments to characterize the surface and subsurface as much as possible.
THE 5 BEST PLACES TO EXPLORE IN THE SOLAR SYSTEM—BESIDES MARSNEEL PATELAUGUST 17, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
For such a system, “its behavior is no longer characterized just by a temperature,” Bechhoefer says.
A NEW EXPERIMENT HINTS AT HOW HOT WATER CAN FREEZE FASTER THAN COLDEMILY CONOVERAUGUST 7, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Using these observations, researchers characterized the boundary layer at Dome A and its effect on telescope observations.
AN ANTARCTIC ICE DOME MAY OFFER THE WORLD’S CLEAREST VIEWS OF THE NIGHT SKYMARIA TEMMINGJULY 29, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
It is difficult to characterize the curious comPg 158bination of levity and seriousness that runs through this tale.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
We shall, then, in a separate chapter, examine and endeavour to characterize the inverse process.
A SYSTEM OF LOGIC: RATIOCINATIVE AND INDUCTIVEJOHN STUART MILL
The vestiges of barbarism characterize the African, in his normal state.
THE RIGHT OF AMERICAN SLAVERYTRUE WORTHY HOIT
"I haven't any time this morning," he said, speaking with a rapidity which had begun to characterize his newly awakened life.
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WORDS RELATED TO CHARACTERIZE

  • characterizes
  • delineates
  • designs
  • details
  • illustrates
  • images
  • interprets
  • limns
  • narrates
  • outlines
  • paints
  • pictures
  • portrays
  • relates
  • reports
  • represents
  • reproduces
  • sculpts
  • sketches
  • states
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