derivation


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the source or origin from which something derives (i.e. comes or issues)

(historical linguistics) an explanation of the historical origins of a word or phrase

a line of reasoning that shows how a conclusion follows logically from accepted propositions

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(descriptive linguistics) the process whereby new words are formed from existing words or bases by affixation

inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline

drawing of fluid or inflammation away from a diseased part of the body

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drawing off water from its main channel as for irrigation

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the act of deriving something or obtaining something from a source or origin

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Let R be a prime ring of characteristic not 2, U a nonzero square closed Lie ideal of R and F be a generalized derivation of R associated to the derivation d of R.
Let L be a distributive lattice and D be a generalized f- derivation on L where f : L [right arrow] L is a join-homomorphism.
It is well known that any derivation of R can be uniquely extended to a derivation of Q, and so any derivation of R can be dened on the whole of Q.
Veps derivation is particularly interesting in the light of cases such as example (3) in which it is unclear why the verb tuugoida 'understand' (3 [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 1972 : 587: tuukuida < most probably Russian [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 'sense') is not used instead of the frequentative derivation, because the base verb in itself displays a durative action.
The overall estimated 10-year mortality of all patients in the derivation group was determined by the investigators to be 42%.
Amdahl with the first mathematical derivation of Amdahl's Law at a recent gathering at the company's headquarters in Louisville, Colorado.
While we might debate the meaning and derivation of rights ad infinitum, social workers are still faced daily with people in need requiring assistance.
s)] reproduce the boundary values assumed in their derivation ([partial derivative][u.
This dictionary is touted as the only one to trace the derivation of scientific bird names back to the original Greek.
TIP 0304-09 The edge crush test (ECT): its relationship to box compression and its derivation from containerboard edge stiffness
RSS does an exceptional job of explaining sign derivation and meaning.
While too specialized for undergraduates, this book is essential reading for graduate students and advanced Reformation scholars alike, who will, in its perusal, better understand the derivation of interpretations that we continue to encounter almost daily.
He used a straightforward statistical derivation separating the hits into true hits and chance hits.