habit


habit
   Any repeated element or detail that may serve to individualize writing.

Forensic science glossary. . 2012.

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  • habit — habit …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • habit — [ abi ] n. m. • XIIe; lat. habitus « manière d être », « costume » 1 ♦ Sing. Vieilli Pièce d habillement. ⇒ costume, vêtement. L étoffe d un habit. Habit de velours. 2 ♦ Plur. LES HABITS : l ensemble des pièces composant l habillement. ⇒ affaires …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Habit — • Habit is an effect of repeated acts and an aptitude to reproduce them, and may be defined as a quality difficult to change, whereby an agent whose nature it is to work one way or another indeterminately, is disposed easily and readily at will… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Habit — Hab it (h[a^]b [i^]t) n. [OE. habit, abit, F. habit, fr. L. habitus state, appearance, dress, fr. habere to have, be in a condition; prob. akin to E. have. See {Have}, and cf. {Able}, {Binnacle}, {Debt}, {Due}, {Exhibit}, {Malady.}] 1. The usual… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Habit — may refer to: * Habit (psychology), an acquired pattern of behavior that often occurs automatically * Habituation, non associative learning in which there is a progressive diminution of behavioral response probability with repetition of a… …   Wikipedia

  • Habit — «Habit» Canción de Pearl Jam Álbum No Code Publicación 27 de agosto de 1996 Grabación …   Wikipedia Español

  • Habit — Hab it (h[a^]b [i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Habited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Habiting}.] [OE. habiten to dwell, F. habiter, fr. L. habitare to have frequently, to dwell, intens. fr. habere to have. See {Habit}, n.] 1. To inhabit. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Habīt — (fr.), 1) Kleidung, Tracht; daher Habits à brevet, unter Ludwig XIV. besondere Kleidungsstücke, welche der König bei Hofe als besondere Begünstigungen zu tragen erlaubte; 2) die Kutte der Mönche; daher Habĭtus non facit monăchum (die Tracht macht …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Habit — (lat. Habitus), Kleid, Tracht …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Habit — Habīt (lat.), Kleidung …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Habit — Habit, s. Habitus …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon


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