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  • 141felicific calculus — The possibility of computing the value of ‘units’ of happiness, associated with the utilitarianism of Bentham . Happiness, or the end of action, is to be measured in terms of units of pleasure . These are ordered by intensity, duration, and… …

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  • 142concert — I noun accord, accordance, agreement, alliance, coaction, coadjument, coadjuvancy, coagency, coalition, coefficiency, collaboration, combination, combined action, combined effort, compatibility, complicity, concord, concordance, concurrence,… …

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  • 143accord — ac·cord 1 /ə kȯrd/ vt 1: to bring into agreement 2: to grant or give esp. as appropriate, due, or earned vi: to be consistent or in harmony ◇ Accord in this sense is often used to introduce a case or an authority that accords with the case or… …

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  • 144affiliation — I (amalgamation) noun aggregation, alliance, association, centralization, coalition, combination, confederacy, confederation, consortium, corporation, embodiment, federation, fusion, integration, league, merger, unification, union, unity,… …

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  • 145relation — I (connection) noun affiliation, affinity, alliance, analogy, applicability, appositeness, apposition, association, bearing, bond, closeness, cognation, comparableness, connation, connaturalness, connexion, correlation, correspondence, homology,… …

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  • 146unity — uni·ty / yü nə tē/ n pl ties 1: the quality or state of not being multiple: the quality or state of being one, single, whole, or the same only if there is unity of ownership of the immovable and movables 2: an aspect (as time, title, interest, or …

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  • 147cognation — index affinity (family ties), ancestry, blood, degree (kinship), filiation, kinship, propinquity (kins …

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  • 148vicinage — vic·i·nage / vis ən ij/ n [Anglo French veisinage neighborhood, from veisin neighboring, from Old French, from Latin vicinus]: a particular vicinity or district: as a: the district in which a crime takes place and from which the accused is… …

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  • 149corollary — I noun addition, adjunct, appurtenance, complement, correlation, correspondence, deduction, derivation, derived principle, logical sequence, offshoot, outcome, outgrowth, propinquity, sequent, supplement, syllogism II index adjunct Burton s Legal …

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  • 150adjacency — index conjunction, contact (touching), propinquity (proximity) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 151affinity of nature — index propinquity (similarity) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 152agnation — index affiliation (bloodline), blood, propinquity (kinship) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 153alikeness — index comparison, identity (similarity), parity, propinquity (similarity), resemblance Burton s Legal Thesaurus …

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  • 154alliance — I noun accordance, adhesion, affiliation, agreement, alignment, amalgamation, association, band, bloc, cartel, centralization, chain, coalescence, coalition, combination, combine, compact, company, concert, concordant, confederacy, conformity,… …

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  • 155approximation — I noun approach, calculation, computation, contiguity, correspondence, estimate, estimation, inexactitude, inexactness, interpolation, likeness, measure, nearness, neighborhood, parity, propinquity, proximity, reckoning, resemblance, rough… …

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  • 156blood — I noun affinity, agnation, ancestry, breed, brethren, brood, children, clan, cognation, common ancestry, consanguinity, derivation, descent, ethnic group, extraction, family connection, family relationship, family tie, family tree, filiation,… …

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  • 157close association — index propinquity (kinship) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 158closeness — index affection, affinity (regard), coalescence, consortium (marriage companionship), density, identity (similarity) …

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  • 159common ancestry — index affinity (family ties), blood, propinquity (kinship), relation (kinship) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 20 …

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  • 160comparison — I noun alikeness, analogical procedure, analogy, association, balance, comparatio, comparative estimate, conlatio, contrast, correlation, equation, measurement, nearness, parallel, rapprochement, relative estimate, relative estimation,… …

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