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Engelsk substantiv: condition

1. condition (om tilstand) a state at a particular time


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA condition (or state) of disrepair.
The current status of the arms negotiations.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)status


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkstate


Mere spesifikke uttrykkabsolution, ambiance, ambience, amyotonia, anchorage, ascendance, ascendancy, ascendence, ascendency, astigmatism, astigmia, atmosphere, atonia, atonicity, atony, automation, brutalisation, brutalization, celibacy, circumstance, climate, comfort, comfortableness, condemnation, control, curvature, danger, dark, darkness, declination, decline, deification, demand, depilation, deshabille, despair, desperation, difficulty, discomfort, dishabille, disorder, disorderliness, diversification, diversity, dominance, dryness, ecological niche, economic condition, emptiness, encapsulation, ennoblement, environmental condition, exoneration, eye condition, facilitation, financial condition, frizz, fruition, fullness, guilt, guiltiness, hairlessness, health, homelessness, hopefulness, hospitalization, hyalinisation, hyalinization, identification, illumination, immunity, immunity, impaction, impropriety, improvement, impureness, impurity, iniquity, innocence, innocence, involvement, ionisation, ionization, irradiation, lactosuria, laxity, laxness, leakiness, light, lubrication, malady, mechanisation, mechanization, melioration, mental condition, mental state, mode, mood, motivation, mummification, muteness, mutism, nakedness, need, niche, noise conditions, nomination, normalcy, normality, nudeness, nudity, order, orderliness, participation, physical condition, physiological condition, physiological state, place, polarisation, polarization, position, prepossession, preservation, prognathism, protuberance, psychological condition, psychological state, pureness, pureness, purity, purity, regularisation, regularization, reinstatement, repair, resistance, rustication, rustiness, safety, sanitary condition, saturation, scandalisation, scandalization, serration, silence, sinlessness, situation, ski conditions, soundness, standardisation, standardization, stigmatism, submission, subservience, susceptibility, susceptibleness, tautness, tenseness, tension, tensity, tilth, uncomfortableness, unsoundness, unsusceptibility, urbanisation, urbanization, vacuolation, vacuolisation, vacuolization, virginity, waterlessness, way, wetness, whiteness, wickedness, xerotes

2. condition (om kommunikasjon) an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)precondition, stipulation


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkassumption, premise, premiss


Mere spesifikke uttrykkboundary condition, provision, proviso

3. condition (om tilstand) a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe human condition.


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkstate


Mere spesifikke uttrykkamphidiploidy, circumstances, destiny, diploidy, fate, fortune, haploidy, heteroploidy, introversion, invagination, lot, luck, lysogenicity, lysogeny, mosaicism, ordinary, orphanage, orphanhood, polyploidy, portion, roots, social stratification, stigmatism, stratification, transsexualism

4. condition (om erkjendelse) information that should be kept in mind when making a decision


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAnother consideration is the time it would take.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)circumstance, consideration


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkinformation


Mere spesifikke uttrykkjustification, mitigating circumstance

5. condition (om tilstand) the state of (good) health (especially in the phrases `in condition' or `in shape' or `out of condition' or `out of shape')


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)shape


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgood health, healthiness


Mere spesifikke uttrykkfitness, physical fitness

6. condition (om tilstand) an illness, disease, or other medical problem


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA heart condition.
A skin condition.


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkillness, malady, sickness, unwellness

7. condition (om kommunikasjon) (usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe contract set out the conditions of the lease.
The terms of the treaty were generous.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)term


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkstatement


Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkeneagreement, understanding


Overordnet anvendelseplural, plural form

8. condition (om erkjendelse) the procedure that is varied in order to estimate a variable's effect by comparison with a control condition


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)experimental condition


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkprocedure, process


Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkeneexperiment, experimentation


Engelsk verb: condition

1. condition (om adferd) establish a conditioned response


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkinstruct, learn, teach

2. condition (om adferd) develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningParents must discipline their children.
Is this dog trained?.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)check, discipline, train


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdevelop, make grow


Mere spesifikke uttrykkmortify


Utsagnsord med lignende betydninggroom, prepare, train

3. condition (om kommunikasjon) specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life.
The contract stipulates the dates of the payments.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)qualify, specify, stipulate


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcontract, undertake


Mere spesifikke uttrykkprovide


Utsagnsord med lignende betydningstipulate

4. condition (om endring) put into a better state


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe conditions old cars.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkameliorate, amend, better, improve, meliorate


Mere spesifikke uttrykkrecondition

5. condition (i anatomi) apply conditioner to in order to make smooth and shiny


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI condition my hair after washing it.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey condition their hair


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkshampoo









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