How to use Ascertainment in a sentence

ascertainment
  • This is the case with the Homeric poems, the ascertainment of the original form of which is a task beyond the powers of criticism.

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  • The successive entries of the moon and planets into the nakshatras (the ascertainment of which was of great astrological importance) were fixed by means of their conjunctions with the yogataras.

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  • The German explorers excavated the Stadium so far as was necessary for the ascertainment of all essential points.

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  • His detection of considerable errors in the tables then in use led him to the conclusion that a more accurate ascertainment of the places of the fixed stars was indispensable to the progress of astronomy; and, finding that Flamsteed and Hevelius had already undertaken to catalogue those visible in northern latitudes, he assumed to himself the task of making observations in the southern hemisphere.

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  • The details vary in the different provinces; but, broadly speaking, a settlement may be described as the ascertainment of the agricultural capacity of the land.

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  • In the United Provinces and the Punjab the ascertainment of the actual rents paid is the Pro The other necessary preliminary to the land revenue demand.

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  • The two main objects of the expedition were the suppression of slavery by means of civilizing influences, and the ascertainment of the watershed in the region between Nyasa and Tanganyika.

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  • The exhaustive ascertainment of stellar parallaxes, combined with the visible facts of stellar distribution, would enable us to build a perfect plan of the universe in three dimensions.

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  • A similar ascertainment bias appears to be present in the exclusive focus on HIV.

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  • But a logical division like this is not logy necessarily conducive to the ascertainment and remembrance of the historical progress and present significance of the science.

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