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  • 81 sufficient provocation — See reasonable provocation …

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  • 82 Necessary and sufficient condition — This article is about the formal terminology in logic. For causal meanings of the terms, see Causality. In logic, the words necessity and sufficiency refer to the implicational relationships between statements. The assertion that one statement is …

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  • 83 Principle of sufficient reason — The principle of sufficient reason (also called the Causal Doctrine) states that anything that happens does so for a definite reason. In virtue of which no fact can be real or no statement true unless it has sufficient reason why it should be… …

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  • 84 On the Fourfold Root of the Principle of Sufficient Reason — On the Fourfold Root of the Principle of Sufficient Reason[1] was originally published as a doctoral dissertation in 1813. The German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer revised this important work and re published it in 1847. Throughout all… …

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  • 85 self-sufficient — ˌself sufˈficient adjective providing all the things that are needed without help from outside: • A more self sufficient region in Asia would be better able to provide its own raw materials and markets. self sufficient in • We are trying to make… …

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  • 86 Non-sufficient funds — (NSF) is a term used in the banking industry to indicate that a demand for payment (a cheque) cannot be honored because insufficient funds are available in the account on which the instrument was drawn. In simplified terms, a cheque has been… …

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  • 87 self-sufficient — 1) ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ If a country or group is self sufficient, it is able to produce or make everything that it needs. This enabled the country to become self sufficient in sugar... Using traditional methods poor farmers can be virtually …

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  • 88 I Am Self Sufficient — Infobox Film name = I Am Self Sufficient image size = caption = director = Nanni Moretti producer = Nanni Moretti writer = Nanni Moretti narrator = starring = Nanni Moretti music = cinematography = Fabio Sposini editing = Nanni Moretti… …

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  • 89 condition, necessary/sufficient — If p is a necessary condition of q, then q cannot be true unless p is true. If p is a sufficient condition of q, then given that p is true, q is so as well. Thus steering well is a necessary condition of driving well, but it is not sufficient,… …

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  • 90 Self-sufficient — Self suf*fi cient, a. 1. Sufficient for one s self without external aid or co[ o]peration. [1913 Webster] Neglect of friends can never be proved rational till we prove the person using it omnipotent and self sufficient, and such as can never need …

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  • 91 self-sufficient — also self sufficient, 1580s, from SELF (Cf. self) + SUFFICIENT (Cf. sufficient). Related: Self sufficiently …

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  • 92 principle of sufficient reason — law of sufficient reason * * * principle of sufficient reason see under ↑reason • • • Main Entry: ↑principle principle of sufficient reason That nothing happens without a sufficient reason why it should be as it is and not otherwise • • • Main… …

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  • 93 Sole sufficient operator — A sole sufficient operator or a sole sufficient connective is an operator that is sufficient by itself to generate all of the operators in a specified class of operators. In logic, it is a logical operator that suffices to generate all of the… …

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  • 94 Necessary But Not Sufficient (novel) — Necessary But Not Sufficient is a 2000 novel authored by Dr. Eliyahu Goldratt and co authors Eli Schrangenheim and Carol A. Ptak and published by the North River Press, which has previously published most of Goldratt s works. Necessary but not… …

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  • 95 enough, sufficient — These words are interchangeable, as is pointed out under ample, enough. Each means adequate, equal to the required amount : We have enough food to last us for a week. We have sufficient money to buy more when we need it. These words should not be …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 96 self-sufficient — self suf ficient adj able to provide all the things you need without help from other people ▪ a self sufficient farm self sufficient in ▪ Australia is 65% self sufficient in oil. >self sufficiency n [U] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 97 self-sufficient — self sufficiency, n. self sufficiently, adv. /self seuh fish euhnt, self /, adj. 1. able to supply one s own or its own needs without external assistance: The nation grows enough grain to be self sufficient. 2. having extreme confidence in one s… …

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  • 98 lawfully sufficient — index prima facie (legally sufficient) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 99 good and sufficient deed — A condition to be performed by the vendor in a land contract by the delivery of a deed sufficient in form and conveying a good and sufficient title in compliance with the terms of the contract. 55 Am J1st V & P § 162 …

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  • 100 self-sufficient — adjective Date: 1592 1. able to maintain oneself or itself without outside aid ; capable of providing for one s own needs < a self sufficient farm > 2. having an extreme confidence in one s own ability or worth ; haughty, overbearing …

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