Generalize sentence example

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  • Well, if I generalize, I would say any "bigger style" wine.
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  • A citizen of Athens, who had known the evils of the border-war between Thebes and Phocis, would readily perceive the analogy of a similar war between Thebes and Athens, and conclude analogously that it would be evil; but he would have to generalize the similarity of all border-wars in order to draw the inductive conclusion that all alike are evil.
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  • " My right hand is exerting pressure reciprocally with my left," " A, B, C magnets attract iron "; and the problem is to generalize these causes, not to introduce them.
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  • Of these, the most prominent are - the proneness to suppose in nature greater order and regularity than there actually is; the tendency to support a preconceived opinion by affirmative instances, neglecting all negative or opposed cases; and the tendency to generalize from few observations, or to give reality to mere abstractions, figments of the mind.
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  • Some of the details she had forgotten, as she grew more and more to generalize.
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  • That said, it is still impossible to generalize.
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  • Most people-I've noticed-tend to generalize barbeque as meat.
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  • When children generalize the aggressive and oppositional behavior that they have learned at home to their interactions with peers, other children often reject them.
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  • Variations in the type and severity of hemophilia makes it difficult to generalize a prognosis, however, for individuals with mild hemophilia, the prognosis is quite good.
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  • A deduction is often like an induction, in inferring from particulars; the difference is that deduction combines a law in the major with the particulars in the minor premise, and infers syllogistically that the particulars of the minor have the predicate of the major premise, whereas induction uses the particulars simply as instances to generalize a law.
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  • When David Hume (Dialogues concerning Natural Religion) protests that the universe is a " singular effect " and that we have no right to affirm a cause for it, unless we have experience of the origin of many universes, and can generalize the conclusion, They all have causes - he may be unassailable upon empiricist grounds.
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  • It is unwise to generalize on such matters: it is a subject best left to the good sense of trial judges.
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  • At age four, children can use complete sentences, have a 1,500-word vocabulary, frequently ask questions, and learn to generalize.
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  • Because there are such a multitude of factors involved in a person's tattoo, and because of the very nature and history of tattoos, it is impossible to generalize the meaning of a tattoo to an individual.
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  • They are (low dimensional) groups which act as isometries on hyperbolic 3-space and generalize the Fuchsian groups in a natural way.
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  • Steel concrete is even more difficult to generalize about, as its use is comparatively new, but even in the matter of first cost it is proving a serious rival to timber and to plate steel work, in floors, bridges and tanks, and to brickwork and plain concrete in structures such as culverts and retaining walls, towers and domes.
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  • If they then generalize these socially incompetent behaviors to their peer interactions, peer rejection may result.
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  • Beyond this, however, it is impossible to generalize.
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  • I ca n't generalize about it, because one thing contradicts another.
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  • These figures refer to cliff top recession, and they generalize local differences due to contrasts of rock lithology and structure.
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  • But two requirements necessary to generalize the theory were still wanting.
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  • Do not generalize the authors are medicare amp medicaid.
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  • It would hardly be safe to generalize from these observations; the effects may possibly be dependent upon the physical condition of the metals.
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  • Descartes helped to generalize and establish the notion of the fundamental character of uniform motion in a straight line, but otherwise his speculations did not point in the direc tion of sound progress in dynamics; and the next substantial advance that was made in the principles of the subject was due to Huygens (1629-1695).
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  • From an historical point of view it is characteristic of these additions that they generalize Joshua's successes, and represent the conquest of Canaan, effected under his leadership, as far more complete than the earlier narratives allow us to suppose was the case.
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  • This contest over, Tartalea redoubled his attempts to generalize his methods, and by 1541 he possessed the means for solving any form of cubic equation.
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  • In Guatemala, as in other parts of Central America (q.v.), each of the three climatic zones, cold, temperate and hot (Berra fria, tierra templada, tierra caliente) has its special charac' eristics, and it is not easy to generalize about the climate of the country as a whole.
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  • In the former case the cartographer is merely called upon to reduce and generalize the information given by his originals, to make a judicious selection of place names, and to take care that the map is not overcrowded with names and details.
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