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Engelsk navneord: determination

1. determination (om handling) the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe determination of molecular structures.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)finding


Mindre specifikke termerdiscovery, find, uncovering


Mere specifikke termerdesignation, disproof, falsification, falsifying, fix, identification, localisation, localization, locating, location, predetermination, proof, rectification, redetermination, refutal, refutation, resolution, solving, substantiation, validation

2. determination (om egenskab) the quality of being determined to do or achieve something; firmness of purpose


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis determination showed in his every movement.
He is a man of purpose.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)purpose


Mindre specifikke termerfirmness, firmness of purpose, resoluteness, resolution, resolve


Mere specifikke termerdiligence, doggedness, indefatigability, indefatigableness, industriousness, industry, perseverance, persistence, persistency, pertinacity, tenaciousness, tenacity, tirelessness

3. determination (om erkendelse) a position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA decision unfavorable to the opposition.
His conclusion took the evidence into account.
Satisfied with the panel's determination.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)conclusion, decision


Mindre specifikke termerjudgement, judgment, mind


Mere specifikke termerpredetermination

4. determination (om erkendelse) deciding or controlling something's outcome or nature


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe determination of grammatical inflections.


Mindre specifikke termerdeciding, decision making

5. determination (om handling) the act of making up your mind about something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe burden of decision was his.
He drew his conclusions quickly.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)conclusion, decision


Mindre specifikke termerchoice, option, pick, selection


Mere specifikke termerappointment, assignment, call, casting lots, designation, drawing lots, move, naming, resolution, sortition









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