Definition of Manipulations

1. Noun. (plural of manipulation) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Manipulations

1. manipulation [n] - See also: manipulation

Lexicographical Neighbors of Manipulations

maniples
manipulability
manipulable
manipulably
manipulandum
manipular
manipulars
manipulatable
manipulate
manipulated
manipulated variable
manipulatee
manipulates
manipulating
manipulation
manipulations (current term)
manipulative
manipulative electronic deception
manipulatively
manipulatives
manipulator
manipulators
manipulatory
maniraptor
maniraptoran
maniraptorans
manis
manism
manist
manita

Literary usage of Manipulations

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A manual of photographic chemistry, including the practice of the collodion by Thomas Frederick Hardwich (1861)
"SECTION I. manipulations of the Collodion Process. These include the cleaning of the plates, coating them with Collodion, exposing in the Camera, ..."

2. Anoci-association by George Washington Crile (1914)
"GENTLE manipulations: SHARP DISSECTION The phylogenetic facts upon which the kinetic ... Pulling, tearing, and crushing manipulations awaken phylogenetic ..."

3. Manual of Photographic Manipulation by Lake Price (1868)
"filtering paper of the best quality for the nitrate bath and solutions, and abundance of new blotting paper for the manipulations. Note, that the foregoing ..."

4. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1872)
"MICROSCOPICAL manipulations.— Mr. Stanistreet justly judges that other amateurs will be encouraged by learning that the machinery for ruling his already ..."

5. A Treatise on Civil Engineering: Rev. and Ed. with Additions by Dennis Hart Mahan (1902)
"manipulations of mortar.—The quality of hydraulic mortar, which is to be immersed in water, is more affected by the manner in which the lime is slaked, ..."

6. Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Bart by John Gibson Lockhart (1837)
"... though completed soon afterwards, and submitted by Terry to many manipulations with a view to the stage, was never received by any manager, ..."

Other Resources:

Search for Manipulations on Dictionary.com!Search for Manipulations on Thesaurus.com!Search for Manipulations on Google!Search for Manipulations on Wikipedia!

Search