The true proposition cannot be derived because of its popularity.
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.
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.
To every proposition in electrostatics there is thus a corresponding one in the hydrokinetic theory of incompressible liquids.
Preparatory work on the franchise proposition is under way to facilitate the franchising process.
Last night a proposition was made me on your account and, as you know my principles, I refer it to you.
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.
In either case the proposition must be ratified by popular vote at the next general election.
Why Bedford was not chosen is not stated, but it seems an attractive proposition, especially if it is also free!
But although mature study has established the truth of this proposition it was not always so.
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.
I do not accept the general proposition.
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