2011년 7월 10일 일요일

Dic: shape as a perceptual structure

4. N-SING : usu N of n (Cobuild) | The shape of something that is planned or organized is its structure and character.

  • The last two weeks have seen a lot of talk about the future shape of Europe.
7. a perceptual structure (Princeton WordNet)

CF. 4. [UNCOUNT] the particular qualities or characteristics of sth (OALD)
  • Will new technology change the shape of broadcasting? 
7. Something, such as a mold or pattern, used to give or determine form. (The American Heritage)

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