generality


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generalization

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impreciseness

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majority

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an idea or conclusion having general application

the quality of being general or widespread or having general applicability

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His face too was accounted handsome by the generality of women, for it was broad and ruddy, with tolerably good teeth.
Generality and particularity are a matter of degree.
Mr Casby shook his head, in Placid and benignant generality.
It was natural for four reasons: firstly, because Mrs Quilp being a young woman and notoriously under the dominion of her husband ought to be excited to rebel; secondly, because Mrs Quilp's parent was known to be laudably shrewish in her disposition and inclined to resist male authority; thirdly, because each visitor wished to show for herself how superior she was in this respect to the generality of her sex; and forthly, because the company being accustomed to acandalise each other in pairs, were deprived of their usual subject of conversation now that they were all assembled in close friendship, and had consequently no better employment than to attack the common enemy.
0 will be used to help ascertain the correctness and generality of these new reference fitting algor ithms.
The proof of the theorem "in full generality represents a milestone in algebraic number theory," mathematician Jonathan Rogawski of the University of California, Los Angeles remarks in the January NOTICES OF THE AMERICAN MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY.
The book is enormously ambitious: it sets out to prove that by enshrining the principle of treating like cases alike ("the generality principle") in the constitution, the body politic could be purged of much sordidness and conflict.
Admirable, too, is the painstaking application of the analytical schema to such fields as externalities, public services, fiscal policy, interpersonal and intergenerational redistribution, and social insurance, implying that if the generality principle works, it does so right across all fields usually regarded as the proper domain of collective choices.
The intensified familiarity at which Freud aims his art, both formally and psychologically, eliminates all generality in favor of this extreme particularity.
They only major departures from that generality are a high 60-62% of injection and compression/transfer plants in Ontario, and a low 36% of RP/composites processors in that province.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, words such as "may," "will," "expect," "believe," "anticipate," "intend," "could," "estimate," or "continue" or the negative or other variations thereof or comparable terminology are intended to identify forward-looking statements.
WJTM: I want to take up this idea of conceptual generality, the sense in which your work isn't merely an inventory of local situations but an attempt to make clear a picture of the dynamics of authority and subjection - a picture that could travel, that could move from one situation to another.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, words such as "may," "will," "to," "plan," "expect," "believe," "anticipate," "intend," "could," "should", "would," "estimate," or "continue" or the negative other variations thereof or comparable terminology are intended to identify forward-looking statements.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, words such as "may," "will," "to," "plan," "expect," "believe," "anticipate," "intend," "could," "would," "estimate," or "continue" or the negative other variations thereof or comparable terminology are intended to identify forward-looking statements.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the statements under the caption "Outlook" are forward-looking statements.