Definition of Member. Meaning of Member. Synonyms of Member

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Definition of Member

Member
Member Mem"ber, n. [OE. membre, F. membre, fr. L. membrum; cf. Goth. mimz flesh, Skr. mamsa.] 1. (Anat.) A part of an animal capable of performing a distinct office; an organ; a limb. We have many members in one body, and all members have not the same office. --Rom. xii. 4. 2. Hence, a part of a whole; an independent constituent of a body; as: (a) A part of a discourse or of a period or sentence; a clause; a part of a verse. (b) (Math.) Either of the two parts of an algebraic equation, connected by the sign of equality. (c) (Engin.) Any essential part, as a post, tie rod, strut, etc., of a framed structure, as a bridge truss. (d) (Arch.) Any part of a building, whether constructional, as a pier, column, lintel, or the like, or decorative, as a molding, or group of moldings. (e) One of the persons composing a society, community, or the like; an individual forming part of an association; as, a member of the society of Friends. Compression member, Tension member (Engin.), a member, as a rod, brace, etc., which is subjected to compression or tension, respectively.
Member
Member Mem"ber, v. t. [See Remember.] To remember; to cause to remember; to mention. [Obs.]

Meaning of Member from wikipedia

- member is a person who belongs to a social group or organization. By extension it can refer to any part of a whole. The relationship between members is...
- specifically members of the lower house, as upper houses often have a different title. Member of Congress is an equivalent term in other jurisdictions. Members of...
- The United Nations member states are the 193 sovereign states that are members of the United Nations (UN) and have equal representation in the UN General...
- Atlantic Treaty Organization) is an international alliance that consists of 29 member states from North America and Europe. It was established at the signing...
- In the United Kingdom, Member of Parliament (MP) is the title given to individuals elected to serve in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United...
- A Member of the European Parliament (MEP) is a person who has been elected to serve as a po****r representative in the European Parliament. When the European...
- A single-member district or single-member constituency is an electoral district that returns one officeholder to a body with multiple members such as a...
- A Member of Congress (MOC) is a person who has been appointed or elected and inducted into an official body called a congress, typically to represent a...
- A Member of the Legislative ****embly (MLA) is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district (constituency) to the legislature of State...
- A member state is a state that is a member of an international organization or of a federation or confederation. The World Trade Organization (WTO) and...
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