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  • 181 SCIENCES - Sciences et discours rationnel — En première approximation, on pourrait dire que la science est un mode de connaissance critique. Le qualificatif «critique» doit être entendu ici en un double sens: il indique, d’une part, que la science exerce un contrôle vigilant sur ses… …

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  • 182 TOXINES — Un grand nombre d’organismes unicellulaires ou pluricellulaires (bactéries, algues, champignons, protozoaires, végétaux et animaux) élaborent des substances toxiques d’une extrême hétérogénéité chimique et structurale (en majorité, non… …

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  • 183 élucider — [ elyside ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • XIV e; bas lat. elucidare « rendre clair », de lucidus « lumineux » ♦ Rendre clair (ce qui présente à l esprit des difficultés). ⇒ clarifier, débrouiller, éclaircir, expliquer; délabyrinther. Traducteur… …

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  • 184 expression — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. representation, symbolization, indication; statement, utterance, wording, communication; modulation, shading, interpretation; idiom, phrase, term; aspect, look, pose; token; saying. See affirmation,… …

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  • 185 clarification — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. exposition, elucidation, description, simplification; see definition 1 , explanation 1 , 2 , interpretation 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. Something that serves to explain or clarify: construction, decipherment,… …

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  • 186 definition — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Expressed meaning of a term] Syn. meaning, explanation, description, signification, denotation, diagnosis, analogue, synonym, exposition, elucidation, rendering, drift, sense, referent, interpretation, formalization,… …

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  • 187 illumination — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A light] Syn. gleam, flame, brilliance, lighting; see flash 1 , light 1 , 3 . 2. [Instruction] Syn. teaching, education, information; see knowledge 1 . 3. [Decoration] Syn. flourish, ornament, embellishment; see decoration 1 …

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  • 188 Conformity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Conformity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 1 =>{opp,83,} conformity conformance Sgm: N 1 observance observance Sgm: N 1 habituation habituation GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 naturalization naturalization Sgm …

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  • 189 Interpretation — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Interpretation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 interpretation interpretation definition Sgm: N 1 explanation explanation explication Sgm: N 1 solution solution answer Sgm: N 1 rationale rationale Sgm: N 1 …

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  • 190 elucidate — [[t]ɪlu͟ːsɪdeɪt[/t]] elucidates, elucidating, elucidated VERB If you elucidate something, you make it clear and easy to understand. [FORMAL] [V n] Haig went on to elucidate his personal principle of war... There was no need for him to elucidate.… …

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  • 191 annotation — n. 1. Note, comment, commentary, remark, observation, gloss, scholium, explanation, elucidation, illustration. 2. Supplying with notes, making notes, commentation, commenting, illustrating, illustration, elucidating, elucidation …

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  • 192 remark — vb 1 notice, note, observe, perceive, discern, *see, behold, descry, espy, view, survey, contemplate 2 Remark, comment, commentate, animadvert are comparable when they mean to make observations or to pass judgment but they diverge in their… …

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  • 193 clarification — noun 1. an interpretation that removes obstacles to understanding the professor s clarification helped her to understand the textbook • Syn: ↑elucidation, ↑illumination • Derivationally related forms: ↑illuminate (for: ↑illuminatio …

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  • 194 clear up — verb 1. make clear and (more) comprehensible (Freq. 3) clarify the mystery surrounding her death • Syn: ↑clarify, ↑elucidate • Ant: ↑obfuscate (for: ↑ …

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  • 195 illumination — noun 1. a condition of spiritual awareness; divine illumination (Freq. 2) follow God s light • Syn: ↑light • Hypernyms: ↑condition, ↑status 2. the degree of visibility of your environment …

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  • 196 CODIFICATION OF LAW — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the concept and its prevalence in other legal systems in jewish law in the mishnah format and style of the mishnah the talmud and post talmudic halakhic literary forms variety of… …

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  • 197 FRANKLIN, ROSALIND ELSIE — (1920–1958), British biophysicist. Franklin was born in London, England, into an upper middle class Jewish family whose ancestors had come to England from Breslau in 1763. Her uncle, sir herbert samuel , was the first British High Commissioner to …

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  • 198 JUDEO-ARABIC LITERATURE — JUDEO ARABIC LITERATURE, written in Arabic by Jews for Jews. It is written in an idiom which is linguistically closer to the spoken form of Arabic than is the idiom used in Muslim literature. It may plausibly be assumed that, prior to the rise of …

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  • 199 LIEBERMAN, SAUL — (1898–1983), talmudic scholar. Born in Motol, near Pinsk, Belorussia, he studied at the yeshivot of Malch and Slobodka. In the 1920s he attended the University of Kiev, and, following a short stay in Palestine, continued his studies in France. In …

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  • 200 LINGUISTIC LITERATURE, HEBREW — This article is arranged according to the following outline: introduction foreword the beginning of linguistic literature linguistic literature and its background the development of linguistic literature Foreword: A Well Defined Unit the four… …

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