Definition of definitional in English:

definitional

adjective

  • See definition

    • ‘If one accepts this definitional framework, then the moral equivalency argument sounds plausible.’
    • ‘Rates of self-harm and attempted suicide are difficult to compare internationally because of the definitional and reporting problems outlined in the earlier section on this topic.’
    • ‘One of the absolutely definitional requirements for a democracy is a free press.’
    • ‘However, it serves to indicate the nature of the definitional problem.’
    • ‘You end up getting into definitional quibbles and lose sight of the concrete.’