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imponderable

(ĭm-pŏn′dĕr-ă-bl) [L. in-, not, + pondus, weight]
Incapable of being weighed or measured.
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Al concientizar los imponderables que tienen las obras estamos creando un mecanismo para evitar esa anualidad y cuando termine el ano no se tenga que hacer un corte, regresar el dinero y volver a empezar el procedimiento.
The Dubai World Cup winner faces a series of imponderables regarding the main event, with his ability to handle Santa Anita's new synthetic Pro-Ride track and the unknown quantities he faces in European challengers Duke Of Marmalade, Henrythenavigator and Raven's Pass under the spotlight.
En su lugar la redistribucion se tomo mas bien como un objetivo prioritario de la politica economica que a su vez nos obliga a revisar los modelos de crecimiento y de bienestar en cada caso utilizados, siempre que se admita la posibilidad de corregir este tipo de errores imponderables, ya sean de tipo macro- o micro-economico.
5 billion for AEA member airlines - they reflect the fragility of a sector whose health depends largely on factors outside its control like fuel prices and such imponderables as the SARS epidemic in Asia.
BERTI VOGTS is still full of imponderables, isn't he?
Teachers are the likes of Cardinal Joseph Bernardin, Clare of Assisi, Augustine, and Dorothy Day, among others, who lead us gently through such imponderables as learning to be alive, learning to let go, and learning to suffer.
There is no point in worrying past a certain date on the calendar because too many imponderables may be introduced by the passage of time.
For that reason, Wetzel locates the conflict's origins not in rational assessments of national advantage, but in the imponderables of a policymaker's personal character and a chain of tactical missteps.
Pimpnosis is full of such imponderables, my personal favorite being the concise and to the point, "What goes through a ho's mind?
Lastly, after some irreverent humor from Grimaldi, Al Hyde and Hyong Yi offer perspectives (and book reviews) on a range of topics, including: the rapidly changing information technology management environment; the health of the federal budget; e-government; and other imponderables in TPM's Views You Can Use department.
Mead's forthright expert opinions validated Weizmann's fears that "outsiders, especially non-Jews, would judge bare facts and would have no understanding for the imponderables.
But at this time of year the sessions become quieter and with the millennium and all the imponderables that it could bring almost upon us, now is the time to make the effort.