I need an explanation for this Writing question to help me study.

Your task is to select a common word or term, and then write a definition essay to explain all the variations in how it can be used/defined.Remember to pick a term that has several different ways in which it could be defined. You may even consider defining something from your field of study or work.

For this essay:

This essay must be at 500 words minimum at written in MLA format. You must use in-text citations and include a Works Cited page in MLA format with at least 5 sources. This assignment must be completed by 2/12/2020 11:59 PM.