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  • 41Discursive dilemma — or doctrinal paradox is a paradox in social choice theory which states that aggregating judgements with majority voting might result in a self contradictory judgement. P Q R = P Q R Judge 1 yes yes yes yes Judge 2 no yes yes no Judge 3 yes …

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  • 42Absolute probability judgement — is a technique used in the field of human reliability assessment (HRA), for the purposes of evaluating the probability of a human error occurring throughout the completion of a specific task. From such analyses measures can then be taken to… …

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  • 43The Wright System — Rules and procedures for a Reiterative Proportional Single Transferable Vote Computerised Count The Wright system (named after the late Jack Wright, author of the Book Mirror of a Nation s Mind and past President of the Proportional… …

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  • 44attracting device — fish aggregating device (artificial or natural floating objects placed on the ocean surface, often anchored to the bottom, to attract several schooling fish species underneath, thus increasing their catchability. Used with tuna, for example.… …

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  • 45homopteran — /heuh mop teuhr euhn, hoh /, adj. 1. homopterous. n. 2. a homopterous insect. [1835 45; see HOMOPTEROUS, AN] * * * ▪ insect order Introduction   any of more than 32,000 species of sucking insects, the members of which exhibit considerable… …

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  • 46Purgatorial Societies — • Pious associations or confraternities in the Catholic Church, which have as their purpose to assist in every possible way the poor souls in purgatory. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Purgatorial Societies     Purg …

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  • 47factor — 1. One of the contributing causes in any action. 2. One of the components that by multiplication makes up a number or expression. 3. SYN: gene. 4. A vitamin or other essential element. 5. An event, characteristic, or other definable entity that …

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  • 48Data monitoring switch — A data monitoring switch is a networking hardware appliance that provides a pool of monitoring tools with access to traffic from a large number of network links. It provides a combination of functionality that may include aggregating monitoring… …

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  • 49Demand (economics) — Demand redirects here. For other uses, see Demand (disambiguation). In economics, demand is the desire to own anything, the ability to pay for it, and the willingness to pay[1] (see also supply and demand). The term demand signifies the ability… …

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  • 50Networked Advocacy — or net centric advocacy refers to a specific type of advocacy. While networked advocacy has existed for centuries, it has become significantly more efficacious in recent years due in large part to the widespread availability of the internet,… …

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  • 51involuntary bankruptcy — a bankruptcy initiated by at least three creditors holding unsecured claims aggregating at least $5,000 against the debtor. Data from the U.S. Administrative Office of the Courts subdivides bankruptcies into voluntary and involuntary (Glossary of …

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  • 52Aggregation — Ag gre*ga tion, n. [Cf. LL. aggregatio, F. agr[ e]gation.] The act of aggregating, or the state of being aggregated; collection into a mass or sum; a collection of particulars; an aggregate. [1913 Webster] Each genus is made up by aggregation of… …

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  • 53PAC — (p[a^]k), n. [Acronynm from Political Action Committee.] (Politics) A {political action committee}, a committee formed by an organization or special interest group to raise money to support candidates for office or to influence legislation. A PAC …

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  • 54political action committee — PAC PAC (p[a^]k), n. [Acronynm from Political Action Committee.] (Politics) A {political action committee}, a committee formed by an organization or special interest group to raise money to support candidates for office or to influence… …

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  • 55Colloid — Milk is an emulsified colloid of liquid butterfat globules dispersed within a water based solution. A colloid is a substance microscopically dispersed evenly throughout another substance.[1] A colloidal system consists of two separate phases: a… …

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  • 56Class action — This article is about the legal term. For names of various art works, see Class Action (disambiguation). Civil procedure in the United States Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Doctrines of civil procedure Jurisdiction Subject matter jurisdiction… …

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  • 57Comparative law — is the study of differences and similarities between the law of different countries. More specifically, it involves study of the different legal systems in existence in the world, including the common law, the civil law, socialist law, Islamic… …

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  • 58Insect — For the Breed 77 album, see Insects (album). Insect Temporal range: 396–0 Ma …

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  • 59Keyboard technology — Keyboard construction, in four layers, of a typical notebook computer keyboard There are many types of keyboards, usually differentiated by the switch technology employed in their operation. Keyboards are defined by the number (usually about… …

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  • 60Knut Hamsun — Infobox Writer name = Knut Hamsun awards = awd|Nobel Prize in Literature|1920 imagesize = 175px caption = Knut Hamsun in 1890, 31 yrs pseudonym = Knut Hamsun Knut Hamsund Don Quixote Knut Hamsunn Knut Pederson Knut Pedersen Hamsund Knud Thode… …

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