|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) The act of describing; a delineation by marks or signs.
2. (n.) A sketch or account of anything in words; a portraiture or representation in language; an enumeration of the essential qualities of a thing or species.
3. (n.) A class to which a certain representation is applicable; kind; sort.
Description (6 Occurrences)
Acts 23:25 he having written a letter after this description: (YLT)
Titus 3:11 for, as you know, a man of that description has turned aside from the right path and is a sinner self-condemned. (WEY)
Joshua 18:4 Appoint for you three men for each tribe; and I will send them, and they shall arise, and walk through the land, and describe it according to their inheritance; and they shall come unto me. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Joshua 18:6 You shall survey the land into seven parts, and bring the description here to me; and I will cast lots for you here before Yahweh our God. (WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Joshua 18:8 And the men arose, and went; and Joshua charged them that went to describe the land, saying: 'Go and walk through the land, and describe it, and come back to me, and I will cast lots for you here before the LORD in Shiloh.' (See RSV NIV)
Joshua 18:9 And the men went and passed through the land, and described it by cities into seven portions in a book, and they came to Joshua unto the camp at Shiloh. (See RSV NIV)