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Synonyms for ascription

the act of attributing

Synonyms for ascription

assigning some quality or character to a person or thing

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In the space of two sentences, in other words, Matravers reaffirms his belief that our ascription of emotional qualities to works of art is a matter of response while insisting that what matters is neither the response itself nor the causal path we might trace backwards to the work on the basis of that response, but rather the properties of the work itself.
More subtly he seems to suggest that the ascription of the Gospel to Mark may have arisen out of a desire to create a second-generational link in the chain of religious memory and communication.
But for those like Busnoys or Ockeghem, the firm ascription of a Mass constitutes a large piece in a puzzle which is still very patchy and little understood.
?What they say Hugo Palmer, trainer of Ascription He ran a bit Flat at Goodwood so we gave him break and he seems to have come back to his best.
02 Newmarket 04 Redcar 05 Fontwell 06 Ascot 08 Wolves Longchamp 09 Uttoxeter Kelso Huntingdon 10 Fixit 12 Results telly A great headery in herey football The team who came in from the cold racing BROWHERE TO HIDE FOR JOHN Fast ground saw Hugo Palmer's gelding bypass Newmarket with the trainer biding his time in favour of the PS150,000 Betfred Challenge Cup Inside today SEE PAGE 4&5 Ascription's guide p a class act pullout over seven furlongs in Berkshire.
TODAY'S TIPS ASCOT: 1.30 Elusivity, 2.05 Outer Space, 2.40 Royal Empire, 3.15 Hoof It, 3.50 ASCRIPTION (NAP), 4.25 Tantshi.
KING Kieren Fallon takes over on ASCRIPTION (3.50) as the four-year-old bids for some compensation at Ascot after being ruled out of last week's Cambridgeshire.
ASCRIPTION should take all the beating in the Betfred "Goals Galore" Challenge Cup at Ascot.
NAOMI MATTHEW: 1.30 Elusivity, 2.05 Outer Space, 2.40 Royal Empire, 3.15 Hoof It, 3.50 Ascription (nap), 4.25 Tantshi.
Hugo Palmer's Ascription, a dual winner this season, is the top weight and, together with Richard Hannon's Wentworth, look to have serious claims.
Palmer is eyeing the Darley Stakes at Newmarket on October 12 next, although the Group Three contest could be the next sop for stable-mate Ascription, who was forced to miss Saturday's Betfred Cambridgeshire at Headquarters due to the fast ground.
The 10 articles consider such topics as metaphysical fatalism in five steps, causal tracking reliabilism and the lottery problem, Karl Popper's debt to Leonard Nelson, and reason attribution without belief-desire ascription. Five papers ponder implications of Reinhard Brandt's 2009 Konnen Tiere Denken?
The other transition is from a self-ascription to a third-person ascription, such as 'AM has a headache'.
A work ascribed to Pachelbel that has been questioned but is generally accepted as a work by Pachelbel is given full documentation with the note "Ascription Questioned."
The ascription of nationality to a car is really a bit of a nonsense in the modern world, where a crankshaft for an Opel/Vauxhall Astra crosses the Channel a few times in the course of manufacture and the EU country with the highest per capita car production is, I believe, Slovakia.