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Usage examples for determinants

  1. The determinants of the red and yellow have still to be worked out. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  2. It follows that, if n states of the material universe are determinants of the material universe, then n states of a given man's mind are determinants of the whole material and mental universe- assuming, that is to say, that psycho- physical parallelism is true. – Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays by Bertrand Russell
  3. When the congenital tendency of the determinants on the lower side was overcome by the action of light, the white patch on the upper side also began to develop pigment. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  4. Factors as Universal Determinants in War. – Sound Military Decision by U.s. Naval War College
  5. But since all living entities vary, the determinants must also vary, now in a favourable, now in an unfavourable direction. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  6. At least two " determinants are thought to be concerned in the nutrition of growth, a fat- soluble and a water- soluble substance. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan
  7. There have been repeated efforts to discover, by measurements of various kinds, further and more decisive differences which would serve as really scientific determinants of race. – The Negro by W.E.B. Du Bois
  8. Hence along with perfected determinants the idioplasm always contains growing and incomplete determinants – A Mechanico-Physiological Theory of Organic Evolution by Carl Von Nägeli
  9. And since the regular determinants of spoken rhythm are time and stress, it follows of course that pitch serves usually to reinforce these determinants – The Principles of English Versification by Paull Franklin Baum
  10. Lying, like every other psychic phenomenon, never occurs fortuitously, but always has its psychic determinants which determine its type and degree. – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  11. The determinants which are weakened by this diminished flow will have less affinity for attracting nutriment because of their diminished strength, and they will assimilate more feebly and grow more slowly, unless chance streams of nutriment help them to recover themselves. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  12. True it is that in sailing days his movements were to some extent limited by prevailing winds and by the elimination of impossible courses, but with steam even these determinants have gone, and there is practically nothing to limit the freedom of his movement except the exigencies of fuel. – Some Principles of Maritime Strategy by Julian Stafford Corbett
  13. The influences to which he has been exposed, daily and hourly, from the time of his birth onward, provide the specific determinants of most of his beliefs and views. – The Evolution of the Dragon by G. Elliot Smith
  14. If the child has certain visible characteristics more marked than either parent, it becomes possible only by the development of determinants which had previously been latent. – A Mechanico-Physiological Theory of Organic Evolution by Carl Von Nägeli
  15. It would be a circle even if he were trying to explain the absolute value of money, as distinguished from the reciprocal of the price- level, since the former is one of the determinants of the latter. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  16. Hence along with growing and complete determinants the idioplasm always contains likewise weakened and vanishing determinants – A Mechanico-Physiological Theory of Organic Evolution by Carl Von Nägeli
  17. For in a gregarious creature, like man, fellow beings are the most powerful determinants of negative and positive vegetative pressures. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  18. This may be due to disuse; the excretions and secretions of the nervous tissues would be diminished, and the corresponding determinants less stimulated. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham