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  • 41Indeterminate quantity — Indeterminate In de*ter mi*nate, a. [L. indeterminatus.] Not determinate; not certain or fixed; indefinite; not precise; as, an indeterminate number of years. Paley. [1913 Webster] {Indeterminate analysis} (Math.), that branch of analysis which… …

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  • 42Indeterminate series — Indeterminate In de*ter mi*nate, a. [L. indeterminatus.] Not determinate; not certain or fixed; indefinite; not precise; as, an indeterminate number of years. Paley. [1913 Webster] {Indeterminate analysis} (Math.), that branch of analysis which… …

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  • 43indeterminate sentence — see sentence Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. indeterminate sentence …

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  • 44Indeterminate Activity of Resultant Masses — is a CD release by Glenn Branca from 2007, recorded in (1981). The CD also features an interview by Wim Mertens with John Cage who gives a very negative opinion about the music of Glenn Branca. The CD was released by Atavistic Records… …

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  • 45Indeterminate sentence — (engl., spr. indëtörmĭnät ßénntens), »unbestimmtes Strafurteil« (s. d.), Verurteilung zu Freiheitsstrafe, deren Dauer von dem Verhalten des Verurteilten während des Strafvollzugs abhängt …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 46indeterminate cleavage — n. Zool. the division of an egg into cells, each of which has the potential of developing into a complete organism: cf. TWINNING (sense 1) * * * …

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  • 47indeterminate cleavage — n cleavage in which all the early divisions produce blastomeres with the potencies of the entire zygote compare DETERMINATE CLEAVAGE * * * division of the zygote that follows a less rigid cleavage pattern, the blastomeres having more… …

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  • 48indeterminate cleavage — n. Zool. the division of an egg into cells, each of which has the potential of developing into a complete organism: cf. TWINNING (sense 1) …

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  • 49indeterminate vowel — noun (phonetics) A schwa • • • Main Entry: ↑indeterminable …

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  • 50Indeterminate form — In calculus and other branches of mathematical analysis, an indeterminate form is an algebraic expression obtained in the context of limits. Limits involving algebraic operations are often performed by replacing subexpressions by their limits; if …

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  • 51Indeterminate system — An indeterminate system is a system of simultaneous equations (especially linear equations) which has infinitely many solutions or no solutions at all.ituationsAny system which has fewer unique equations than variables is indeterminate. Unique… …

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  • 52Indeterminate growth — This inflorescence of the terrestrial orchid Spathoglottis plicata shows indeterminate growth; note that the opening of flowers and production of fruits is proceeding upwards on the shoot. In biology and especially botany, indeterminate growth… …

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  • 53Indeterminate equation — An indeterminate equation, in mathematics, is an equation for which there is an infinite set of solutions; for example, 2x = y is a simple indeterminate equation. Indeterminate equations cannot be directly solved from the given information. For… …

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  • 54Indeterminate (variable) — In mathematics, more precisely in algebra, an indeterminate is a quantity that is not known, and cannot be solved for. An indeterminate is different from a variable, which is solvable, at least conditionally, from a given equation or set of… …

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  • 55indeterminate sentence — Criminal Law. a penalty, imposed by a court, that has relatively wide limits or no limits, as one of imprisonment for one to ten years. [1870 75] * * * ▪ law       in law, term of imprisonment with no definite duration within a prescribed maximum …

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  • 56indeterminate anticipation — neapibrėžtoji anticipacija statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Galimų nepažįstamo varžovo veiksmų numatymas. atitikmenys: angl. indeterminate anticipation vok. unbestimmte Antizipation, f rus. неопределенная антиципация …

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  • 57indeterminate plant — neriboto augimo augalas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Augalas, kurio ūglio viršūninė meristema, nesidiferencijuoja į žiedynus. atitikmenys: angl. indeterminate plant rus. индетерминированное растение ryšiai: sinonimas –… …

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  • 58indeterminate sentence — noun : a punitive sentence that fixes the term or amount of punishment only within certain limits and leaves the exact term or amount of punishment to be determined by administrative authorities * * * Criminal Law. a penalty, imposed by a court,… …

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  • 59indeterminate maturity — An unspecified maturity date for a financial instrument. For example, the maturity date of a savings account. American Banker Glossary …

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  • 60indeterminate conidiophore — a conidiophore that continues to lengthen as sporulation continues …

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