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Synonyms for condition

Synonyms for condition

manner of being or form of existence

a state of sound readiness

existing surroundings that affect an activity

to make familiar through constant practice or use

Synonyms for condition

a state at a particular time

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an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else

information that should be kept in mind when making a decision

the state of (good) health (especially in the phrases 'in condition' or 'in shape' or 'out of condition' or 'out of shape')

an illness, disease, or other medical problem

(usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement

the procedure that is varied in order to estimate a variable's effect by comparison with a control condition

establish a conditioned response

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develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice

specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement

put into a better state

apply conditioner to in order to make smooth and shiny

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For many a decade past the history of industry and commerce is but the history of the revolt of modern productive forces against modern conditions of production, against the property relations that are the conditions for the existence of the bourgeoisie and of its rule.
Under the new conditions of perfect comfort and security, that restless energy, that with us is strength, would become weakness.
Thus such conditions are called affections, not qualities.
I don't care what the conditions are," the doctor said slowly.
As many more individuals of each species are born than can possibly survive; and as, consequently, there is a frequently recurring struggle for existence, it follows that any being, if it vary however slightly in any manner profitable to itself, under the complex and sometimes varying conditions of life, will have a better chance of surviving, and thus be naturally selected.
He alone would suffice to carry Nietzsche's point against all those who are opposed to the other conditions, to the conditions which would have saved Rome, which have maintained the strength of the Jewish race, and which are strictly maintained by every breeder of animals throughout the world.
5) material, and (6) religious points of view; thirdly, that evidence should be required from the rival department of the measures that had been taken during the last ten years by that department for averting the disastrous conditions in which the native tribes were now placed; and fourthly and finally, that that department explain why it had, as appeared from the evidence before the committee, from No.
Even when I was afterwards, on due consideration, made sensible of my condition, how I was cast on this dreadful place, out of the reach of human kind, out of all hope of relief, or prospect of redemption, as soon as I saw but a prospect of living and that I should not starve and perish for hunger, all the sense of my affliction wore off; and I began to be very easy, applied myself to the works proper for my preservation and supply, and was far enough from being afflicted at my condition, as a judgment from heaven, or as the hand of God against me: these were thoughts which very seldom entered my head.
Come, my dear,' says I, 'we have a long piece of work to do, if I should be to relate, or you to hear, my unfortunate history; but if you are disposed to hear it, you will soon conclude with me that my condition is worse than yours.
The Knight of the White Moon replied that it was a question of precedence of beauty; and briefly told him what he had said to Don Quixote, and how the conditions of the defiance agreed upon on both sides had been accepted.
Because, John Carter," she replied, "nearly every planet and star having atmospheric conditions at all approaching those of Barsoom, shows forms of animal life almost identical with you and me; and, further, Earth men, almost without exception, cover their bodies with strange, unsightly pieces of cloth, and their heads with hideous contraptions the purpose of which we have been unable to conceive; while you, when found by the Tharkian warriors, were entirely undisfigured and unadorned.
I have remembered it, for every morning it was repeated under exactly the same conditions.
A hundred years is a long time, but the difference of modern conditions is enormous.
The one thing he now desired with his whole soul was to get away quickly from the terrible sensations amid which he had lived that day and return to ordinary conditions of life and sleep quietly in a room in his own bed.
It appears from the character of the fossils in Europe, Asia, Australia, and in North and South America, that those conditions which favour the life of the