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among  

EN[əˈmʌŋ]
US
Fparmi
  • Préposition
    1. Denotes a mingling or intermixing with distinct or separable objects. (See Usage Note at amidst).
      1. How can you speak with authority about their customs when you have never lived among them? ‎
    2. Denotes a belonging of a person or a thing to a group.
      1. All this has led to an explosion of protest across China, including among a middle class that has discovered nimbyism.
    3. Denotes a sharing of a common feature in a group.
    4. Plus d'exemples
      1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
        • Well, last summer, I was out that way among the lakes that lie sleeping in beauty, and along the streams that flow through the old woods, playing the savage and vagabondizing in a promiscuous way.
        • To explain these observations a model was developed involving stimulated radiative molecular association (SRMA) reactions among photons and atoms in the protosatellite disks of the planets.
        • Even among the (rapidly disappearing) survivors of his generation, Yank Rachell is nearly alone in his persistent use of traditional, even preblues forms.
      2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
        • Among the transformation steps, the mechanisms underlying metacyclogenesis have been extensively studied.
        • Among dierpenes, palustric acid reveals the highest level, which is followed by neoabietic acid and abietic acid.
        • Among Hyaenodonta, this feature is shared with the proviverrine Allopterodon and the limnocyonine Thinocyon.

    Meaning of among for the defined word.

    Grammaticalement, ce mot "among" est un préposition.
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      Liens Connexes:
      1. en amongst
      2. en amonge
      3. en amongest
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