How to use Omissions in a sentence
Omissions of a few passages written from memory at a time of profound nervous depression would have altered the whole character of the book.
The census of 1895 increased this total to 3,954,9 11, exclusive of wild Indians and a percentage for omissions customarily used in South American census returns.
The account of the causes of the expansion of Christianity is chiefly to be criticized for its omissions.
Gildas's treatise was first published in 1525 by Polydore Vergil, but with many avowed alterations and omissions.
This view claims to determine the respective ages and relative chronological position of the various passages in which the Passover is referred to in the Pentateuch, and assumes that each successive stratum represents the practice in ancient Israel at the time of composition, laying great stress upon omissions as implying non-existence.Advertisement
This work caused some commotion, as much by the novelty of its method as by the heterodoxy of its matter, and more by its omissions than by its positive teaching, though everywhere the author seeks to put theological doctrines in a decidedly modern form.
The minor variations of Chronicles from the books of Samuel and Kings are analogous in principle to the larger additions and omissions, so that the whole work has a consistent and well-marked character, presenting the history in quite a different perspective from that of the old narrative.
The Old Latin, if we take the African form as the oldest, as compared with the Neutral text has a series of interpolations and a series of omissions.
The Old Syriac, if we take the Sinaitic MS. as the purest form, compared in the same way, has a similar double series of interpolations and omissions, but neither the omissions nor the interpolations are the same in the Old Latin as in the Old Syriac. Such a line of research suggests that instead of being able, as WH thought, to set the Western against the Neutral text (the Alexandrian being merely a development of the latter), we must consider the problem as the comparison of at least three texts, a Western (geographically), an Eastern and the Neutral.
Of these omissions and points left vague, some were inevitable, because an agreement could not have been reached, some were due to the impossibility of foreseeing what difficulties the future would bring with it.Advertisement
The term homoeoteleuton (" similarity of ending") is often used of these omissions, but it is not adequate, as similarity anywhere may produce the same result.
In spite of significant omissions (the sole authority of scripture; rejection of transubstantiation), the Confession contains nothing contradictory to Luther's position, and in its emphasis on justification by faith alone enunciates a cardinal concept of the Evangelical churches.
With but few exceptions the provenance of the individual sections may be said to have been finally determined by the labours of the critics, but even a cursory examination of their contents makes it evident that the sequence of events, which they now present, cannot be original, but is rather the outcome of a long process of revision, during which the text has suffered considerably from alterations, omissions, dislocations and additions.
Apart from the omissions the most striking difference between the two sections is the variation in order, the different sections of ch.
In the Orosius, by omissions and additions, Alfred so remodels his original as to produce an almost new work; in the Bede the author's text is closely adhered to, no additions being made, though most of the documents and some other less interesting matters are omitted.Advertisement
His table of springs of actions shows the same mean-spirited omissions that we notice in his predecessors; he measures the quantity of pleasures by the coarsest and most mechanical tests; and he sets up general pleasure as the criterion of moral goodness.
In the former case it was said to arise ex contractu, from contract, in the latter quasi ex contractu, ex delicto, or quasi ex delicto- that is to say, from tort, or from acts or omissions to which the law practically attached the same results as it did to contract or tort.
According to the census of 1895 the total population was 2,712,145, to which the census officials added 10% to cover omissions.
Psalms i.-cviii., with some omissions, are recited at Matins, twelve each day from Monday to Saturday, and eighteen on Sunday.
The omissions are said at Lauds, Prime and Compline.Advertisement
The book of the biography, by the disciples Hwai-li and Yen-t'sung, as rendered with judicious omissions by Stan.
In the department of Cochabamba, 1 The figures for population include a 5% addition for omissions, sundry corrections and the estimated number of wild Indians.
Moreover, even in the passages where the agreement with Polybius is most apparent, there are so many discrepancies and divergencies in detail, and so many unaccountable omissions and additions, as to render it inconceivable that he had the text of Polybius before him.
It is true that " there are (in the LXX.) many omissions of words, sentences, verses and whole passages, in fact, that altogether about 2700 words are wanting, or the eighth part of the Massoretic text " (Bleek).
It was published (2 vols., 1724-1734) by his sons, Gilbert and Thomas, and then not without omissions.Advertisement
This work is in the main a digest of the great Mu`tazalite commentary (al-Kashshaf) of Zamakhshari with omissions and additional notes.
Both here and in the preceding chapters the Septuagint has several variations and omissions, due either to an (unsuccessful) attempt to simplify the present difficulties, or to the use of another recension.
The omissions in the Oratio are even more remarkable than its statements.
Are these acts or omissions; are these cases of passive euthanasia or active euthanasia?
You must take reasonable care to avoid acts or omissions which you can reasonably foresee would be likely to injure your neighbor.Advertisement
The guidance should be rewritten to redress these omissions.
So they decided to present a case to the Court which contained some serious omissions.
The most obvious mistakes, including accidental omissions, would thus to a large extent be rectified.
However there are several surprising omissions in most existing compilations.
Kervyn de Lettenhove's text includes the portions of the chronicle covering the periods September 1419, October 1422, January 1430 to December 1431, 1451-1452, July 1454 to October 1458, July 1461 to July 1463, and, with omissions, June 1467 to September 1470; and three volumes of minor pieces of considerable interest, especially Le Temple de Boccace, dedicated to Margaret of Anjou, and the Deprecation for Pierre Breze, imprisoned by Louis XI.Advertisement
In the Septuagint column he drew attention to those passages for which there was no Hebrew equivalent by prefixing an obelus; but where the Septuagint had nothing corresponding to the Hebrew text he supplied the omissions, chiefly but not entirely from the translation of Theodotion, placing an asterisk at the beginning of the interpolation; the close of the passage to which the obelus or the asterisk was prefixed was denoted by the metobelus.
Notwithstanding, it attests a long array of passages in which it preserves the true text over against corruptions or omissions in the Ethiopic Version.
Omissions were frequent; hard passages were willfully distorted or slurred over.
Hence we have taken the Law CommissionÃ¢s recommendations on omissions and supervening fault, and included them in our draft Bill.
What glaring omissions do you find in the novel 's portrayal of this constructed tinsel world?Advertisement
Shows crucial omissions in content, or meaning has disappeared in a welter of irrelevant material.
Being honest is essential for a strong family, as lies, omissions, and half-truths can cause hurt feelings, miscommunication, and additional problems.
It may also be wise to show them to other close friends or family members for their opinions - they may spot problems or omissions the couple would have missed.
A home inspector's insurance covers things like errors or omissions in their report.
Signing the form asserts that the information is correct and that no intentional omissions have been made.Advertisement
The first edition, published in 1987, quickly became outdated as players found many errors and word omissions.
Employer-provided coverage may not be sufficient in instances of lawsuits stemming from problems above and beyond errors and omissions.
Professional service organizations like architects or accountants that have designated office space outside of their home protect themselves from professional liability coverage through an errors and omissions policy.
This type of insurance policy will protect you from negligence, errors or omissions regarding the service you provide, and loss of data received by your client.
Keep in mind that your errors and omissions coverage should also include what it would cost you if you had to hire an attorney.Advertisement
Errors and omissions insurance will also protect you from libel, slander, and if you were to hire an independent contractor to help you complete a job.
Professional liability insurance is also known as errors and omissions (E&O) coverage.
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It seems not improbable that in the latter, where the difficulties incident to a count during the summer are almost insurmountable, serious omissions occurred.
Despite this and certain other smaller omissions, it was a document which would satisfy most subjects of the crown, if only it were faithfully observed.
Richelieu intercepted the letters, and by omissions and falsifications succeeded in destroying their mutual confidence.
This was republished in a Latin translation with considerable alterations and omissions by Paolo Aringhi in 1651; and a century after its first appearance the plates were reproduced by Giovanni Bottari in 1737, and illustrated with great care and learning.
Pascal and P. de Fermat had initiated he brought very nearly to perfection; but the demonstrations are so involved, and the omissions in the chain of reasoning so frequent, that the Theorie analytique (1812) is to the best mathematicians a work requiring most arduous study.