The "immediate object of theological knowledge is the faith of the community," and from this positive religious datum theology constructs a "total view of the world and human life."
Sometimes it will be found that free will is asserted as an assured fact, as a datum, and so as a ground of inference to God.
- The earliest chronological datum that we possess is inferred from a close similarity between certain Cretan hand-made and polished vases of Minoan Period I.
Below that datum, giving an extreme recorded range slightly over 6 ft.
The first of these methods yields a hypsographical, or - if the sea-bottom be included, in which case all contours are referred to a common datum line - a bathy hypsographical map. Carl Ritter, in 1806, employed graduated tints, increasing in lightness on proceeding from the lowlands to the highlands; while General F.
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Yet we may have to correct the dubious chronology of the first Roman bishops by this datum, and prolong his life to about A.D.
It is equally opposed to the doctrine which represents the subject itself and its state and judgments as the single immediate datum of consciousness, and all else, whether the objects of an external world or person other than the individual subject whose states are known to itself, as having a merely problematic existence resting upon analogy or other process of indirect inference.
Thus the inaccuracy in taking the measured diameter as the datum is practically of the same order as the inaccuracy in taking the grass-plot to be circular.
The shaded rectangles represent the distribution of shear due to the load at C, while no may be termed the datum line of shear.
Datum, data, given, used at the beginning of a letter, &c., to show time and place of writing, e.g.
Josephus's Jewish Wars and Antiquities differ by one in the number of years they allot to his reign over the tetrarchies (the former work says three years, the latter four), but agree in the more important datum that he reigned three years more after the grant from Claudius, which would make the latest limit of his death the spring of A.D.
-- Unfortunately, so very little is known of the ages of weights and measures that this datum -- most essential in considering their history -- has been scarcely considered.
The best datum is in Josephus (Ant.
One close datum, if trustworthy, would be log of water = Assyrian mina implying a bath of about 2200 cub.
There is, however, one good datum if it can be trusted: 300 talents of silver (2 Kings xviii.
The seal is that of the fisherman's ring, hence the formula of conclusion, "Datum Romae, sub annulo Piscatoris."
The Rockanje Lake near Brielle is remarkable for the strong salty solution which covers even the growing reeds with a 1 The datum plane, or basis of the measurement of heights, is throughout Holland, and also in some of the border districts of Germany, the Amsterdamsch Peil (A.P.), or Amsterdam water-level, and represents the average high water-level of the Y at Amsterdam at the time when it was still open to the Zuider Zee.
Beowulf himself won fame in this campaign, and by the aid of this definite chronological datum we can place the reign of Healfdene in the last half of the 5th century, and that of Hrothgar's nephew Hrothwulf, son of Halga, about the middle of the 6th century.
Sea-level is the assumed mean level of the sea, serving as a datum from which to calculate the elevation of land in surveying.
He does not start with the datum of theology as the completed body of truth, requiring only elucidation and interpretation; his fundamental thought is that of the universe, nature, TO 7rav, or God, as the ultimate unity which works itself out into the rational system of the world.
In the first place, the remembered datum, from which an inference of pressure starts, is not the conceived idea, but the belief that the sensible pressure existed.
The datum of sense is only retained through the universal.4 It is possible to take a universal view with some at least of the particular instances left uninvestigated.
The immanent rationality of this first form, in virtue of which at the stage when intelligence acts freely on the occasion of the datum supplied it recognizes continuity with its own self-conscious process, is what gives the dialectical type its meaning.
Constructively as datum, never eclectically.
Thisconstant, now designated as Joules equivalent, is the principal experimental datum of the science of thermodynamics.
The contour-line of o, or datum level, is the coastal boundary of any land form.
2 Determinatio superficiei minimae rotatione curvae data duo puncta jungentis circa datum axem ortae (GÃ¶ttingen, 1831).
Below the datum line, and many objects were found, including chippings and lumps of the stones, stone tools, bones, and (in the upper strata) coins and fragments of pottery.