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  • Who defines the terms to be completed for the reincarnated?

  • I would have thought Alex was bright enough to realize that having the ability to father a child isn't what defines a man.

  • Though he disclaims being a follower of Herbart, his formal definition of philosophy and his conception of the object of metaphysics are similar to those of Herbart, who defines philosophy as an attempt to remodel the notions given by experience.

  • But here he used the term " real " somewhat unguardedly, for in his Defence he asserts a real presence, but defines it as exclusively a spiritual presence; and he repudiates the idea that the bread and wine were " bare tokens."

  • The rotation of the earth thus fixes the directions of north and south and defines those of east and west.

  • This act further defines the duties and powers of the inspectors of the Board of Trade, and also authorizes the Board to dispense with the notice which the previous act requires to be given prior to the opening of a railway.

  • So, again, when Recejac defines mysticism as " the tendency to draw near to the Absolute in moral union.

  • The component parts of a lease are the parties, the recitals (when necessary) setting out such matters as the title of the lessor; the demise or actual letting (the word " demise " is ordinarily used, but any term indicating an express intention to make a present letting is sufficient); the parcels in which the extent of the premises demised is stated; the habendum (which defines the commencement and the term of the lease), the reddendum or reservation of rent, and the covenants and conditions.

  • al Ala, it defines the Orontes valley on the east.

  • 5), he defines as the age of the Law, or of the Father; the age of the Gospel, or of the Son; and the age of the Spirit, which will bring the ages to an end.

  • Clement himself often mentions the KKX7 / 0-LacrtK6s Kavcw, and defines it as the agreement and harmony of the law and the prophets with the covenant delivered at the appearance of Christ (Strom.

  • she defines the church, without any express reference to the episcopate, as a " congregation of faithful men in which the pure word of God is preached and the sacraments be duly administered according to Christ's ordinance," and simply adds that the ordinal of Edward VI.

  • The binary products e i e j, however, are expressible as linear functions of the units e i by means of a " multiplication table " which defines the special characteristics of the algebra in question.

  • Herder defines human history as " a pure natural history of human powers, actions and propensities, modified by time and place."

  • Littre defines them as "a people of the Pyrenees affected with a kind of cretinism."

  • In such a diagram, a point P defines a particular mixture, both as to percentage, composition and temperature; a vertical line through P corresponds to the mixture at all possible temperatures, the point Q being its freezing-point.

  • It defines the condition which must be fulfilled by the potential at any and every point in an electric field, through which p is finite and the electric force continuous.

  • It is now generally accepted that this number, experimentally determined by Moseley for a number of elements, defines the physical and chemical properties of the particular element.

  • The fifteenth article, treating of the Lord's Supper, defines the ground common to both parties even in this debateable region, recognizing the necessity of participation in both kinds, and rejecting the sacrifice of the Mass.

  • 1-3, which defines the source, character and contents of the book, followed by a greeting, i.

  • 16-34 defines the law for dealing with "devoted" things; according to v.

  • The Savoy Declaration of 1658 defines the theory and practice of the older English Nonconformist churches in the section on the "Institution of Churches and the Order appointed in them by Jesus Christ" (xix.).

  • The same council defines not indeed dogma but faith - inseparable from dogma - as4 (1) revealed, (a) in Scripture or (b) in unwritten tradition, and (2) taught by the church, (a) in formulated decrees, or (b) in her ordinary magisterium.

  • The poor law of the state defines the town poor as those who have gained a settlement in some town or city, by residing there for one year prior to their application for public relief and who are unable to maintain themselves; the county poor as the poor who have not resided in any one town or city for one year before their application for public relief, but have been in some one county for sixty days; and the state poor as all other poor persons within the state.

  • Bodin defines the state thus: "Respublica est familiarum rerumque inter ipsas communium, summa potestate ac ratione moderata multitudo."

  • The deed of submission first defines the terms of the reference, the name or names of the arbiters or arbitrators, and the "oversman" or umpire, whose decision in the event of the arbiters differing in opinion is to be final.

  • Schlomilch defines these functions as the coefficients of the power of t in the expansion of exp 2p(t - t1).

  • This equation defines log x for positive values of x; if o the formula ceases to have any meaning.

  • 120, in his letter to the Ephesians, defines the one bread broken in the Eucharist as a " drug of immortality, and antidote that we should not die, but live for ever in Jesus Christ."

  • Euclid defines it (Book I.

  • Euclid devotes his third book entirely to theorems and problems relating to the circle, and certain lines and angles, which he defines in introducing the propositions.

  • As then we find this identification of pleasure with activity in the Metaphysics and in the De Anima, as well as in the Nicomachean Ethics, the Eudemian Ethics and the Magna Moralia, the only logical conclusion, from which there is no escape, is that, so far as the treatment of pleasure goes, any Aristotelian treatise which defines it as activity is genuine.

  • 1-5), in which the author, while agreeing with the previous treatment of the subject that pleasure is not a bodily generation, even when accompanied by it, but something psychical, nevertheless defines it (x.

  • 8), after recognizing the necessity of external goods to happiness, it denies that fortune is due to divine grace, and simply defines it as irrational nature (&Xoyos 060-Ls).

  • 9) it regards as perfect virtue, and defines the gentleman as the man to whom really good things are good and really honourable things honourable.

  • vii.) which defines pleasure as activity is simply stating an Aristotelian commonplace.

  • 7) defines as science and intelligence of the most venerable things, the Magna Moralia (i.

  • But he does speak of certain sacred symbols which he defines elsewhere as figures of wild beasts.

  • This is one rule of wisdom with regard to religion; and another equally important is to avoid superstition, which he boldly defines as the belief that God is like a hard judge who, eager to find fault, narrowly examines our slightest act, that He is revengeful and hard to appease, and that therefore He must be flattered and importuned, and won over by pain and sacrifice.

  • St Benedict defines his monastery as " a school of the service of the lord " (Reg., Prol.).

  • Gibbon defines the great Logothete as "the supreme guardian of the laws and revenues," who "is compared with the chancellor of the Latin monarchies."

  • The employment of the signs are of three kinds: any given sign represents either (I) a whole word or root; or (2) a sound as part of a word; or (3) pictorially defines the meaning of a word the sound of which has already been given by a sign or group of signs preceding.

  • By the treaty of Segauli, which defines the English relations with Nepal to the present day, the Gurkhas withdrew on the one hand from Sikkim, and on the other from those lower ranges of the western Himalayas which have supplied the health-giving stations of Naini Tal, Mussoorie and Simla.

  • Reduction he defines as " the framing of possible premises for given propositions, or the construction of a syllogism when the conclusion and one premise is given."

  • (2) In the matter of infallibility: "We decree that when the Roman Pontiff speaks ex cathedra, that is to say, when, in his capacity as Pastor and Doctor of all Christians he defines, in virtue of his supreme apostolic authority, a certain doctrine concerning faith or morals to be held by the whole Church, he enjoys, by the divine assistance promised to him in the Blessed Peter, that infallibility with which the divine Redeemer has thought good to endow His Church in order to define its doctrine in matters of faith and morals; consequently, these definitions of the Roman Pontiff are irreformable in themselves and not in consequence of the consent of the Church."

  • Aristotle in his Ethics defines, as the barbarian's ideal of life, "the living as one likes."

  • In the 7th series (1834) he defines a number of new terms, such as electrolyte, electrolysis, anode and cathode, &c., in connexion with electrolytic phenomena, which were immediately adopted into the vocabulary of science.

  • great part enumerated (I call them forms of the first class), and which (like the letters of the alphabet) are not many, and yet make up and sustain the essences and forms of all substances - this, I say, it is which I am attempting, and which constitutes and defines that part of metaphysic of which we are now inquiring."

  • It declares no principles and defines no rights, but is for practical purposes worth a hundred articles guaranteeing constitutional liberty.'

  • The eastern boundary of this northern section of Baluchistan is the " red line " at the foot of the frontier hills, which defines the border of British India.

  • In the sequel he defines the role of the angel of baptism who does not infuse himself in waters, already holy from the first; but merely presides over the washing of the faithful, and ensures their being made pure for the reception of the holy Spirit in the rite of confirmation which immediately follows.

  • 4b, 5 both defines and exemplifies the clean animals (as opposed to Lev.

  • 3; which only defines them), the rest of the Deuteronomic version is much shorter than that of Leviticus.

  • 2, defines the attitude of the republic toward the Church in the following words: " The state recognizes and supports the Roman Apostolic Catholic religion, the public exercise of any other worship being prohibited, except in the colonies where it is tolerated."

  • 333 n.) thus defines the term: " La suzerainete est la souverainete limitee exercee par le pouvoir supreme d'un etat sur un gouvernment mi-souverain," a definition applicable to protectorates, with which it is often confounded.

  • Hall thus defines vassal states: " States under the suzerainty of others are portions of the latter which during a process of gradual disruption or by the grace of the sovereign have acquired certain of the powers of an independent community, such as that of making commercial conventions, or of conferring their exequatur on foreign consuls.

  • Professor de Louter defines it as " une servitude du droit des gens (servitus juris gentium), et qui differe de la servitude du droit priv y en ce qu'elle ne constitue pas un droit reel (jus in re aliena) mais un droit entre deux personnes de droit international (subjecta juris gentium) " (Revue de droit international, 18 99, p. 33 0).

  • 5.9, §§ 171-173, Niese) introduces the Sadducees along with the Pharisees and Essenes in his account of Jonathan's reign (161-143 B.C.) as the third of the sects of the Jews, and defines their tenets thus: "They deny the existence of God (Josephus says ` Fate,' as he is speaking to pagans) and the Divine government of human affairs; and they assert that everything lies in our power, so that we are responsible for our good or bad fortune."

  • Sometimes the treaty creating the relation defines the obligations.

  • The Mariom Pamir defines the western extremity of the Kuen Lun, which stretches eastwards for 250 m.

  • p. 697) thus defines it: " The cerebral cortex is the seat of the intellectual functions, of intelligent sensation or consciousness, of ideation, of volition, and of memory."

  • Article III., which guarantees religious freedom, forbids sectarian control of public schools, prohibits polygamy and defines the relation of the state to the public lands of the United States, is irrevocable except by consent of the United States.

  • He defines the will as that by which the " mind chooses anything."

  • He defines it as benevolence (good-will), or rather as a disposition to benevolence, towards being in general.

  • A specific sense of the word first meets us in Plato, who defines the philosopher as one who apprehends the essence or reality of things in opposition to the man who dwells in appearances and the shows of sense.

  • In Plato, however, this distinction is applied chiefly in an ethical and religious direction; and, while it defines philosophy, so far correctly, as the endeavour to express what things are in their ultimate constitution, it is not yet accompanied by a sufficient differentiation of the subsidiary inquiries by which this ultimate question may be approached.

  • This line defines the eastern limit of the Coal Measures proper, which cover a belt 20 to 80 m.

  • If W be the weight in each pan when the goods-pan commenced to sink, / the length of each arm, m the distance of the fulcrum below the line joining the end knife-edges, and 13 the angle at the fulcrum which defines the range of sway of the beam, it can easily be shown that w, the ad - ditional weight required in the weights-pan to enable the goods-pan to rise from its stop, is given by the equation w =W 2m tan, 3/L m tan S.

  • Thus to ascertain the value of goods on the platform of unknown weight at a given price per lb, it is only necessary to slide the steelyard till the weight acts at the division which represents the price per lb, and then to move the poise Q till the steelyard is in balance; the number of the division which defines the position of the poise Q will indicate the sum to be paid for the goods.

  • The document which defines their duties and privileges sets forth that every ceorl who throve so that he had fully five hides of land, and a helm, and a mail-shirt, and a sword ornamented with gold, was to be reckoned gesithcund.

  • With regard to the lower teeth the difficulties are greater, owing to the absence of any suture corresponding to that which defines the incisors above; but since the number of the teeth is the same, since the corresponding teeth are preceded by milk-teeth, and since in the large majority of cases it is the fourth tooth of the series which is modified in the same way as the canine (or fourth tooth) of the upper jaw, it is reasonable to adopt the same divisions as with the upper series, and to call the first three, which are implanted in the part of the mandible opposite to the premaxilla, the incisors, the next the canine, the next four the premolars, and the last three the molars.

  • North of the Aland Haf a ridge defines the southern edge of another depression, the Bothnian Sea, which in turn is separated from the most northerly division, the Gulf of Bothnia, by a ridge across the narrow Quarken or Kvarken Strait.

  • The last he defines simply as an abstinence from food in conformity with the rule of the church.

  • ` Person " as modern philosophy defines it; perhaps no word would have served the purpose of the Church if precisely so defined.

  • In Minnesota the system is carried out by the Railroad and Warehouse Commission (1885), which fixes and defines the different grades of wheat and directs the work.

  • This direction defines the vertical line.

  • This line defines an initial direction from which other directions are counted.

  • Then the plumb line not only defines the zenith as already shown, but in a downward direction it defines the nadir, which is the point of the sphere directly below our feet.

  • Again, since the constant of aberration defines the ratio between the velocity of light and the earth's orbital speed, the span of the terrestrial circuit, in other words, the distance of the sun, is immediately deducible from known values of the first two quantities.

  • Schleiermacher defines ethics as the theory of the nature of the reason, or as the scientific treatment of the effects produced by human reason in the world of nature and man.

  • The extine is a firm membrane, which defines the figure of the pollen-grain, and gives colour to it.

  • Binz, for instance, defines it as treating of the origin, nature, chemical and physical qualities, physiological actions, and therapeutical uses of drugs; in France and in Italy it is restricted to the mere description of medicines and their preparations, the action and uses of which as remedies are included in the term therapeutics.

  • Who defines the terms to be completed for the reincarnated?

  • I would have thought Alex was bright enough to realize that having the ability to father a child isn't what defines a man.

  • Dictionary.com defines out of hand thus: Out of control: Employe absenteeism has gotten out of hand.

  • amends regulation 44, which defines an eligible child for the purpose of children's pension rights.

  • In order to accommodate chancy causation, Lewis (1986c) defines a more general notion of causal dependence in terms of chancy causation, Lewis (1986c) defines a more general notion of causal dependence in terms of chancy counterfactuals.

  • A man like Roy Ayers defines the very word, tho not something always associated with a 65 year old former choirboy.

  • The class that defines the constants that are used to identify generic SQL types, called JDBC types.

  • The specified X,Y position defines the bottom-left corner of the second region.

  • If the element type defines a destructor, the destructor is called on the element being removed.

  • The Diesels are the new, very concrete ' other ' in a Hegelian dialectic which defines the your world.

  • One dictionary defines marijuana as the leaves and flowering tops when taken to induce euphoria.

  • He defines his work as speculative fiction although he does not shy away from writing conventional urban fantasy or horror stories.

  • The parser module defines functions for a few distinct purposes.

  • The design and development testing of a new gas turbine defines initially how often and to what extent these interventions ought to take place.

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  • Weiser defines a spectrum of access ranging from open to closed, with various gradations in between.

  • Highly polished granite on the cabinets creates the look that defines the character of this range.

  • This defines a natural homomorphism of C into the symmetric group of degree n.

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