signature, adj.

Victor Steinbok aardvark66 at GMAIL.COM
Wed Dec 22 22:42:34 UTC 2010

... not to mention the now-standard use in "signature dish".


On 12/22/2010 2:43 PM, Paul Frank wrote:
> The common adjective "signature," meaning distinguishing, defining,
> typical or quintessential, is not in the OED.
> "Traumatic brain injury is considered the 'signature injury' of
> soldiers fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan."
> Paul

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