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  • Each may refer to: each, a determiner and indefinite pronoun in the English language EACH, Educational Action Challenging Homophobia, a UK charitable organisation
  • NounPLeaches
    1. (operations, philosophy) An individual item: the least quantitative unit in a grouping.
    2. Determiner
      1. All; every; qualifying a singular noun, indicating all examples of the thing so named seen as individual or separate items (compare every).
        1. Irregular bedtimes may disrupt healthy brain development in young children, according to a study of intelligence and sleeping habits.  ¶ Going to bed at a different time each night affected girls more than boys, but both fared worse on mental tasks than children who had a set bedtime, researchers found.
      2. Every one; every thing.
        1. I'm going to give each of you a chance to win. ‎
      3. For one; per.
        1. The apples cost 50 cents each. ‎
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • At every time point, a 500-μL sample of whole blood was taken from each participant in to a microtainer coated with K 2 EDTA (Becton Dickinson ref: 365974).
        • Yarrow's patent water tight ash pans are fitted to each boiler, to prevent the fire being extinguished by a sudden influx of water into the stokehold.
        • This FTP client spawns a separate worker for each file to be uploaded. ‎
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Each of the members is expected to inform ‘thonself’ on the topic thus allotted, and to be prepared to give an opinion or ask questions.
        • Each condition had five blocks of data, which were comprised of controls, nonCF Pa, mucoid Pa and nonmucoid Pa (Pa was either live cells or spent culture filtrates as indicated).
        • Each tile within Google Maps consists of 256 × 256 pixels. ‎
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • At one extreme, the two plots in Malaysia are in tall, evergreen forest; have no regular dry season; and include over 800 tree and treelet species each.
        • It is this uniqueness that draws curious coffee and food lovers, and inspire them to go cafe-hopping to savour a different experience at each.
        • With the CE protocol, tortuous loops were better detected in 43.5%, capillary nonperfusion regions in 26.1%, and neovascularization and hemorrhages in 13% each.

    Meaning of each for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "each" is a determiner. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a pronoun, more specifically, an indefinite pronoun.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Determiners
        • Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Pronouns
            • Indefinite pronouns
          Difficultness: Level 1
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          Definiteness: Level 9
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          Definite    ➨     Versatile
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