I have entered into a significant proposition bet with a friend.
The proposition came in a tempting hour.
The true proposition cannot be derived because of its popularity.
To every proposition in electrostatics there is thus a corresponding one in the hydrokinetic theory of incompressible liquids.
The converse proposition, that persons efficiently protected from mosquito bites escape malaria, has been made the subject of several remarkable experiments.
Preparatory work on the franchise proposition is under way to facilitate the franchising process.
It is the proposition, something predicated about something, that conveys an idea.
"I have had a proposition made me concerning you," he said with an unnatural smile.
Last night a proposition was made me on your account and, as you know my principles, I refer it to you.
By taking fixed conditions for the hypothesis of such a proposition a definite department of mathematics is marked out.
Each proposition of the decree is carefully tracked to its probable source, and is often found to modify the latter's meaning.
But it required the arduous labours of the archaeologist to prove a proposition that, once proven, seems self-evident.
A further proposition often stated with respect to sovereignty is that it is unlimited: a proposition which is not true of the legal or political sovereign.
But although mature study has established the truth of this proposition it was not always so.
In either case the proposition must be ratified by popular vote at the next general election.
I do not accept the general proposition.
Why Bedford was not chosen is not stated, but it seems an attractive proposition, especially if it is also free!
Another deduction from the same proposition is that any corporation or private body which appears to exercise sovereign powers together with the state does so only by delegation.