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conditional

(kən-dĭsh′ə-nəl)
adj.
1. Imposing, depending on, or containing a condition.
2. Psychology Brought about by conditioning.

con·di′tion·al′i·ty (-dĭsh′ə-năl′ĭ-tē) n.
con·di′tion·al·ly adv.
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Stephen Lee Preston, 37, of Shaftesbury Street, Stockton, given a six-month conditional discharge and ordered to pay PS165 charges for using threatening or abusive words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour.
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Often, the conditionals in (5b) and (5c) are called "subjunctive" or "counterfactual" conditionals, but as Comrie (1986: 89-93) has convincingly argued, conditional constructions like (5b) and (5c) are not inherently counterfactual, but differ in degree of hypotheticality.
The goal of the present paper is to further extend pragmatics-based analyses of conditionals to the study of noncanonical conditional constructions, focusing specifically on one such construction: the Spanish como conditional.
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He was released on conditional bail and will appear in court again on March 12.