determining factor

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Synonyms for determining factor

an argument that is conclusive

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Since age did seem to be a determining factor in the literature examined, it is important to determine what age groups prefer the online learning format.
Siegel echoes Wright's enthusiasm for Austin, citing the quality and quantity of the city's dance activity as a determining factor in selecting the site.
Programmed to act according to the laws of gravity, to the figures' "intentions," and to various flavors of randomness, these animations elegantly illustrate the desire to have programming, rather than user participation, be the determining factor in the viewing experience.
Picking a topology for your network will be a determining factor in its performance.
For businesses seeking investors, or for businesses that wish to set up employee stock ownership or stock bonus plans, these limits often are the determining factor.
The guideline will serve as evidence of acceptable practice, but there is no current evidence that the guideline will be used as the determining factor in establishing the standard of care.
The determining factor in our minds is the predictable running costs of the Canadian-built Pratt & Whitney power-plants.
Deep down, we knew that stretch wasn't going to be the determining factor,'' Phillips said.
Require safety to be the determining factor for any minimum capital increase.
Much of this record growth can be attributed to the record number of these vehicles on the road and the public's continued penchant to drive regardless of gasoline prices where, historically, it has been shown that supply, and not price, is the determining factor in a decrease in driving miles.
Ask the insurer if it uses credit reports as a determining factor.
In evaluating the use of the tips credit for an S shareholder, the basis and at-risk rules do not apply; the determining factor revolves around the passive activity rules under Sec.
the determining factor will be whether minority firms will help each other.
This is critical because in a tenant's perception of a project, development of an owner's reputation will be a determining factor in its decision to lease space.
In many cases, the tuner is the determining factor in whether or not consumers can receive DTV signals at all in their area.