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  • 61 RIGHTEOUSNESS — RIGHTEOUSNESS, the fulfillment of all legal and moral obligations. Righteousness is not an abstract notion but rather consists in doing what is just and right in all relationships; …keep justice and do righteousness at all times (Ps. 106:3; cf.… …

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  • 62 Quantum state — In quantum physics, a quantum state is a mathematical object that fully describes a quantum system. One typically imagines some experimental apparatus and procedure which prepares this quantum state; the mathematical object then reflects the… …

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  • 63 Survey methodology — Sociology …

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  • 64 Framing (social sciences) — For other uses, see Framing (disambiguation). Contents 1 Framing effect in communication research 1.1 Frame building 1.2 F …

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  • 65 theory — A reasoned explanation of known facts or phenomena that serves as a basis of investigation by which to seek the truth. SEE ALSO: hypothesis, postulate. [G. theoria, a beholding, speculation, t., fr. theoros, a beholder] adsorption t. of narcosis… …

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  • 66 Cognitive psychology — Psychology …

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  • 67 Dialectical materialism — Part of a series on Marxism …

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  • 68 Office — For other uses, see Office (disambiguation). Office work …

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  • 69 Seki Kōwa — Infobox Scientist name = Kōwa Seki (Takakazu Seki) image width = 200px caption = Kōwa Seki (Takakazu Seki) birth date = March(?), 1642(?) death date = December 5, 1708 (Gregorian calendar) residence = nationality = ese birth place = Edo or… …

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  • 70 Women in Côte d'Ivoire — formed less than half the country s population in 2003.cite web | last = | first = | authorlink = | coauthors = | title = Overview: Côte d Ivoire Data extracted from the publication Country Profiles for Population and Reproductive Health , Policy …

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  • 71 Ecosystem — An ecosystem is a natural unit consisting of all plants, animals and micro organisms(biotic factors) in an area functioning together with all of the non living physical (abiotic) factors of the environment.Christopherson, RW (1996) Geosystems: An …

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  • 72 Significant other — (sig ot, sigot, sigoth, SigO, or SO) is a gender blind, politically correct term to refer to a person s partner in an intimate relationship without disclosing or presuming anything about his or her marital status or sexual orientation. It is also …

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  • 73 Support (mathematics) — In mathematics, the support of a function is the set of points where the function is not zero, or the closure of that set [1]:678. This concept is used very widely in mathematical analysis. In the form of functions with support that is bounded,… …

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  • 74 numerals and numeral systems — ▪ mathematics Introduction       a collection of symbols used to represent small numbers, together with a system of rules for representing larger numbers.       Just as the first attempts at writing came long after the development of speech, so… …

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  • 75 The Apostolic See —     The Apostolic See     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Apostolic See     (Soles apostolica, cathedra apostolica).     This is a metaphorical term, used, as happens in all languages, to express the abstract notion of authority by the concrete… …

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  • 76 Hegel’s logic and philosophy of mind — Willem deVries LOGIC AND MIND IN HEGEL’S PHILOSOPHY Hegel is above all a systematic philosopher. Awe inspiring in its scope, his philosophy left no subject untouched. Logic provides the central, unifying framework as well as the general… …

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  • 77 Algorithm characterizations — The word algorithm does not have a generally accepted definition. Researchers are actively working in formalizing this term. This article will present some of the characterizations of the notion of algorithm in more detail. This article is a… …

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  • 78 linguistics — /ling gwis tiks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) the science of language, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and historical linguistics. [1850 55; see LINGUISTIC, ICS] * * * Study of the nature and structure of… …

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  • 79 United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …

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  • 80 logic, history of — Introduction       the history of the discipline from its origins among the ancient Greeks to the present time. Origins of logic in the West Precursors of ancient logic       There was a medieval tradition according to which the Greek philosopher …

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