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a priori

Deduced from first principles; in the first instance; without prior knowledge
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Cardiovascular disease continues as the leading cause of death in the United States (Jones, Podolsky, and Greene 2012) and has been identified as apriority area for the reporting of hospital-based quality measures.
Health in general has not remained apriority of our successive government while mental health often remained neglected.
In acountry teeming with alarge number of youth, quantity will also be apriority area for the government in its endeavours --J.
The phenomenological problem of history does not entail the issue of how the facticity of history is consonant with the contention of phenomenology to generate perceptions of unconditionally universal essences (Husserl discloses the fundamental link between the "facticity" of history and the "apriority" of essences).
(8) Stalnaker was actually making the point against an account of apriority in terms of the two-dimensional model (Stalnaker 2003, p.
* Make being on time apriority. "It's just a matter of making the decision to do it," said Californian Marla Jo Fisher.
payment systems apriority focus, saying his company's payments team
The Offshore Act stipulates that an offshore company may apply for a apriority investora status after it has registered the actual owners of the company in the Trade Registry.
However, the CP-decomposition approximation requires predefining the tensor rank, that is, knowing the number of fibers in a voxel, which is impossible apriority. Furthermore, PARAFAC uses the alternating least squares (ALS) algorithm, which is a nonlinear optimization algorithm whose convergence is not guaranteed and depends on the initialization.
Determining the coverage radius will need apriority or practical experience and many of the studies mentioned above usually give directly coverage radius to be used to solve the covering problem, but do not discuss in detail how to reasonably determine the coverage radius.