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substantive

substantive Sentence Examples

  • In other cases the pronunciation can be ascertained only from the context, as in use, unvoiced for the substantive, voiced for the verb.

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  • there is a basis of reality in the Toltec traditions is shown by the word toltecatl having become among the later Aztecs a substantive signifying an artist or skilled craftsman.

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  • Though, for simplicity and universality of thought, even in science, we must use the abstraction of attributes, and, by the necessity and weakness of language, must signify what are not substances by nouns substantive, we must guard against the over-abstraction of believing that a thing exists as we abstract it.

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  • (2) An adjective and substantive meaning "that which is in the middle."

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  • But, as usual, Voltaire's extraordinary literary industry was shown rather in a vast amount of fugitive writings than in substantive works, though for the whole space of his Cirey residence he was engaged in writing, adding to, and altering the Pucelle.

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  • The latter on reduction yields a diamino compound, the disulphonic acid of which on diazotization and coupling with a phenol, &c., gives valuable substantive cotton dyes after the type yielded by Benzidine.

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  • As a substantive, "gradual" (Med.

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  • Amid much that is uncertain and even legendary about his work in Britain, this is plain, that he fixed on the line of Hadrian's wall as his substantive frontier.

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  • Ptolemaei magnam compositionem (printed at Venice in 1496), and his own De Triangulis (Nuremberg, 1533), the earliest work treating of trigonometry as a substantive science.

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  • Derivatives of this group are important as substantive cotton dyestuffs.

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  • Brunetiere, Faguet, Lemaitre, &c., and in the more substantive work of Ch.

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  • Other characteristic features are the use of the singular substantive after numerals, and adjectives of quantity, e.g.

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  • "Mean" as a substantive has the following principal applications; it is used of that quality, course of action, condition, state, &c., which is equally distant from two extremes, as in such phrases as the "golden (or happy) mean."

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  • HUNTING (the verbal substantive from "hunt"; O.

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  • It possesses two regular substantive declensions and six cases, the vocative being in common use.

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  • The substantive occurs in an inscription of the Arvalian brotherhood (Marini, Gli Atti e Monumenti de' fratelli Arvali, p. 639),but is frequent only in ecclesiastical Latin.

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  • If God is true being, then sin can have no substantive existence; it cannot be said that God knows of sin, for to God knowing and being are one.

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  • sciences in which the substantive achievement of the school was to be found.

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  • But the introduction of the adjective " apologetic " and of the substantive " apologetics " is recent.

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  • Almost all his more substantive works, whether in verse or prose, are preceded by prefaces of one sort or another, which are models of his own light pungent causerie; and in a vast variety of nondescript pamphlets and writings he shows himself a perfect journalist.

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  • Some nominative formsDis (anciently Dios, and in the Castilian of the Jews Dlo), Cdrias, Mdrcos, sastre (s a r t 0 r) have been adopted instead of forms derived from the accusative, but the vulgar Latin of the Peninsula in no instance presents two forms (subjective and objective case) of the same substantIve.

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  • He did not know what grammar was, or the difference between a noun adjective and a noun substantive.

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  • abstained on the substantive vote.

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  • Most Labor MPs, including the whole front bench, then abstained on the substantive vote.

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  • Instead, substantive amendments to the existing provisions are proposed.

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  • The substantive areas of contribution are open, but may include climatology, biogeography, hydrology, or earth system processes.

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  • First, while the situation has improved markedly in recent years, many countries lack substantive laws that specifically criminalize computer crimes.

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  • Our vision is to ensure government achieves substantive equality for disabled people by 2025.

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  • containing fourteen substantive chapters, the volume is divided into three sections.

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  • innocent of substantive wrongdoing, find themselves legally defenseless against the destruction of the fabric of their lives.

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  • obfuscateave made no substantive progress; the Iraqis are deliberately obfuscating.

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  • This orientation is mainly related to the substantive form of a pure moral-practical rationality.

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  • Aylesbury Vale District Council had acknowledged our letter, but had not yet sent a substantive reply.

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  • At this point, tho, the argument becomes semantic rather than substantive.

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  • Do you have anything substantive to say (apart from confirming my arguments ), or is this it?

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  • substantive revision of the project (with support as agreed ).

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  • substantive motion.

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  • substantive reply to the complaint will be provided in due course.

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  • substantive jurisdiction, and as to the scope of the Adjudication.

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  • substantive hearing had still not been paid.

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  • substantive determination, which is the final judgment, always remains with the commissioners.

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  • The talks were detailed, constructive, and very substantive.

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  • Brief extracts from a story are permitted provided they are not substantive.

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  • In a series of amendments to the only substantive item of business this week, ahead of the o. .

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  • As has been noted above there is little substantive evidence, only anecdotes about the odd individual case.

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  • This was particularly true of complex cases where there were also substantive issues in dispute between householders or where legal proceedings were envisaged.

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  • These links are included because these sites have unique, relevant and preferably substantive content relating to ethnicity and/or conflict in the country concerned.

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  • substantive to say (apart from confirming my arguments ), or is this it?

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  • Every decision is held in pending for four days before it becomes substantive.

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  • In April 2001 I successfully applied for secondment as Practice Placement Facilitator which was made substantive in June 2003.

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  • substantive in nature.

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  • This is the case because substantive change itself must always move beyond the merely tactical or pragmatic.

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  • wiretap requests very carefully, authorizations for access to call setup information are routinely granted with no substantive review.

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  • But the introduction of the adjective " apologetic " and of the substantive " apologetics " is recent.

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  • Ptolemaei magnam compositionem (printed at Venice in 1496), and his own De Triangulis (Nuremberg, 1533), the earliest work treating of trigonometry as a substantive science.

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  • As a substantive, "gradual" (Med.

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  • In .other cases the pronunciation can be ascertained only from the context, as in use, unvoiced for the substantive, voiced for the verb.

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  • (See Intelligence Of Animals.) In recent scientific literature the term is more frequently used in its adjectival than in its substantive form; and the term "instinctive" is generally applied to certain hereditary modes of behaviour.

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  • Derivatives of this group are important as substantive cotton dyestuffs.

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  • Other characteristic features are the use of the singular substantive after numerals, and adjectives of quantity, e.g.

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  • Brunetiere, Faguet, Lemaitre, &c., and in the more substantive work of Ch.

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  • But, as usual, Voltaire's extraordinary literary industry was shown rather in a vast amount of fugitive writings than in substantive works, though for the whole space of his Cirey residence he was engaged in writing, adding to, and altering the Pucelle.

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  • Almost all his more substantive works, whether in verse or prose, are preceded by prefaces of one sort or another, which are models of his own light pungent causerie; and in a vast variety of nondescript pamphlets and writings he shows himself a perfect journalist.

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  • The substantive occurs in an inscription of the Arvalian brotherhood (Marini, Gli Atti e Monumenti de' fratelli Arvali, p. 639),but is frequent only in ecclesiastical Latin.

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  • " Mine," both verb and substantive, come from the Fr., and is usually connected with Lat.

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  • The latter on reduction yields a diamino compound, the disulphonic acid of which on diazotization and coupling with a phenol, &c., gives valuable substantive cotton dyes after the type yielded by Benzidine.

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  • de la Touche to collect the poems in a substantive volume.

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  • As a substantive the term is used of a surgical instrument for the exploration of a wound, cavity, &c., a probe.

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  • This, again, is a process of abstraction, the attainment of abstract ideas which, apart from the concrete individuals, are conceived as having a substantive existence.

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  • there is a basis of reality in the Toltec traditions is shown by the word toltecatl having become among the later Aztecs a substantive signifying an artist or skilled craftsman.

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  • (2) An adjective and substantive meaning "that which is in the middle."

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  • "Mean" as a substantive has the following principal applications; it is used of that quality, course of action, condition, state, &c., which is equally distant from two extremes, as in such phrases as the "golden (or happy) mean."

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  • Though, for simplicity and universality of thought, even in science, we must use the abstraction of attributes, and, by the necessity and weakness of language, must signify what are not substances by nouns substantive, we must guard against the over-abstraction of believing that a thing exists as we abstract it.

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  • Amid much that is uncertain and even legendary about his work in Britain, this is plain, that he fixed on the line of Hadrian's wall as his substantive frontier.

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  • Post-positions, pa or be and ma, are required by the noun (substantive or adjective) that is to be singled out; po or bo (masc.) and mo (fern.) are used for distinction of gender or for emphasis.

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  • In the order of the sentence the substantive precedes the adjective and the verb stands last; the object and the adverb precede the verb, and the genitive precedes the noun on which it depends - this contrasts with the order in the isolating Chinese, where the order is subject, verb, object.

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  • The word is the English representative of the substantive common to Teutonic languages, as "dead" is of the adjective, and "die" of the verb; the ultimate origin is the pre-Teutonic verbal stem dau-; cf.

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  • The close connexion of the two expressions, it is true, makes it probable that Mahomet only added the adjective Rahim to the substantive Rahman in order to strengthen the conception.

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  • This explanation of the term "Basilica" is more probable than the derivation of it from the name of the father of the emperor Leo, inasmuch as the Byzantine jurists of the Iith and 12th centuries ignored altogether the part which the emperor Basil had taken in initiating the legal reforms, which were completed by his son; besides the name of the father of the emperor Leo was written Oa6LXaos, from which substantive, according to the genius of;r? ??

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  • HUNTING (the verbal substantive from "hunt"; O.

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  • If God is true being, then sin can have no substantive existence; it cannot be said that God knows of sin, for to God knowing and being are one.

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  • sciences in which the substantive achievement of the school was to be found.

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  • en, neut, et) is added as a suffix to the substantive (when there is no epithet).

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  • The word is used both as a substantive and as an adjective.

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  • It is a purely formal direction, and as such merely an adjunct to a substantive ethical criterion.

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  • Benzidine finds commercial application since its tetrazo compound couples readily with amino-sulphonic acids, phenol carboxylic acids, and phenol and naphthol-sulphonic acids to produce substantive cotton dyes (see Dyeing).

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  • And so attention was directed to St Augustine's writings on community life; and out of them, and spurious writings attributed to him, were compiled towards the close of the 11th century three Rules, the "First" and "Second" being mere fragments, but the "Third" a substantive rule of life in 45 sections, often grouped in twelve chapters.

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  • It possesses two regular substantive declensions and six cases, the vocative being in common use.

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  • Not only do we hear of these varieties of practice, but also of the laying on of hands; together with prayer as a substantive rite unconnected with baptism.

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  • The following have been suggested: (I) augur (or augus) is a substantive originally meaning "increase" (related to augustus as robur to robustus, then transferred to the priest as the giver of increase or blessing; (2) = avi-gur, the second part of the word pointing to (a) garrire, " chatter," or (b) gerere, the augur being conceived as "carrying" or guiding the flight of the birds; (3) from a lost verb augo =" tell," "declare."

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  • In the Avesta, airya- is found both as adjective and substantive in the sense of Aryan, but no light is thrown upon the history of the word.

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  • directus, arranged, dirigere, to direct, arrange), a substantive of which the current meaning is that of clothing or costume in general, or, specifically, the principal outer garment worn by a woman (see Costume).

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  • Some nominative formsDis (anciently Dios, and in the Castilian of the Jews Dlo), Cdrias, Mdrcos, sastre (s a r t 0 r) have been adopted instead of forms derived from the accusative, but the vulgar Latin of the Peninsula in no instance presents two forms (subjective and objective case) of the same substantIve.

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  • This orientation is mainly related to the substantive form of a pure moral-practical rationality.

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  • Aylesbury Vale District Council had acknowledged our letter, but had not yet sent a substantive reply.

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  • At this point, tho, the argument becomes semantic rather than substantive.

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  • The reasons for the recent lack of substantive decline in stillbirth rates are unknown.

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  • Do you have anything substantive to say (apart from confirming my arguments), or is this it?

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  • Principal Investigator to discuss outcome with Center Lead and agree plan to complete substantive revision of the project (with support as agreed).

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  • Friend the Foreign Secretary, about having a debate on foreign policy on a substantive motion.

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  • A substantive reply to the complaint will be provided in due course.

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  • The Adjudicator may rule on his own substantive jurisdiction, and as to the scope of the Adjudication.

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  • The costs in respect of the original substantive hearing had still not been paid.

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  • The substantive determination, which is the final judgment, always remains with the commissioners.

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  • The talks were detailed, constructive, and very substantive.

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  • Brief extracts from a story are permitted provided they are not substantive.

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  • In a series of amendments to the only substantive item of business this week, ahead of the o..

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  • As has been noted above there is little substantive evidence, only anecdotes about the odd individual case.

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  • This was particularly true of complex cases where there were also substantive issues in dispute between householders or where legal proceedings were envisaged.

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  • These links are included because these sites have unique, relevant and preferably substantive content relating to ethnicity and/or conflict in the country concerned.

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  • Every decision is held in pending for four days before it becomes substantive.

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  • In April 2001 I successfully applied for secondment as Practice Placement Facilitator which was made substantive in June 2003.

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  • The talks are all important in themselves and substantive in nature.

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  • This is the case because substantive change itself must always move beyond the merely tactical or pragmatic.

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  • Whereas courts scrutinize wiretap requests very carefully, authorizations for access to call setup information are routinely granted with no substantive review.

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  • There are two types of marriage separation forms used in Georgia: administrative and substantive.

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  • Using their easy interface, you can select a product type and review its labeling report card to gain a better understanding of how substantive its marketing claims are.

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  • This can be waived by the court if the parents are making substantive progress or the caseworker believes that legal guardianship, but not adoption, is in the child's best interests.

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  • The word is the English representative of the substantive common to Teutonic languages, as "dead" is of the adjective, and "die" of the verb; the ultimate origin is the pre-Teutonic verbal stem dau-; cf.

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  • The close connexion of the two expressions, it is true, makes it probable that Mahomet only added the adjective Rahim to the substantive Rahman in order to strengthen the conception.

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  • More weight was naturally attached to the opinion he had advocated in his early criticism of Kant as to the importance, if not the superiority, of the first edition of the Kritik; in the collected issue of Kant's works by Rosenkranz and Schubert in 1838 that edition was put as the substantive text, with supplementary exhibition of the differences of the second.

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  • The word is used both as a substantive and as an adjective.

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  • It is a purely formal direction, and as such merely an adjunct to a substantive ethical criterion.

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  • And so attention was directed to St Augustine's writings on community life; and out of them, and spurious writings attributed to him, were compiled towards the close of the 11th century three Rules, the "First" and "Second" being mere fragments, but the "Third" a substantive rule of life in 45 sections, often grouped in twelve chapters.

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  • More weight was naturally attached to the opinion he had advocated in his early criticism of Kant as to the importance, if not the superiority, of the first edition of the Kritik; in the collected issue of Kant's works by Rosenkranz and Schubert in 1838 that edition was put as the substantive text, with supplementary exhibition of the differences of the second.

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  • dry," and signifies generally the act of drawing off moisture or liquid from somewhere, and so drinking dry, and (figuratively) exhausting; the substantive "drain" being thus used not only in the direct sense of a channel for carrying off liquid, but also figuratively for a very small amount such as would be left as dregs.

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  • Not only do we hear of these varieties of practice, but also of the laying on of hands; together with prayer as a substantive rite unconnected with baptism.

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  • The following have been suggested: (I) augur (or augus) is a substantive originally meaning "increase" (related to augustus as robur to robustus, then transferred to the priest as the giver of increase or blessing; (2) = avi-gur, the second part of the word pointing to (a) garrire, " chatter," or (b) gerere, the augur being conceived as "carrying" or guiding the flight of the birds; (3) from a lost verb augo =" tell," "declare."

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  • In the Avesta, airya- is found both as adjective and substantive in the sense of Aryan, but no light is thrown upon the history of the word.

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  • dry," and signifies generally the act of drawing off moisture or liquid from somewhere, and so drinking dry, and (figuratively) exhausting; the substantive "drain" being thus used not only in the direct sense of a channel for carrying off liquid, but also figuratively for a very small amount such as would be left as dregs.

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  • As a substantive the term is used of a surgical instrument for the exploration of a wound, cavity, &c., a probe.

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  • This, again, is a process of abstraction, the attainment of abstract ideas which, apart from the concrete individuals, are conceived as having a substantive existence.

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  • As a substantive and pronounced minnit the word (usually in the plural) is applied to a written summary of the transactions of a meeting of a public or other body, or to a memorandum of instructions, &c. A Treasury minute in the United Kingdom is an official memorandum authorizing certain procedure.

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  • As a substantive and pronounced minnit the word (usually in the plural) is applied to a written summary of the transactions of a meeting of a public or other body, or to a memorandum of instructions, &c. A Treasury minute in the United Kingdom is an official memorandum authorizing certain procedure.

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