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consensus

(kŏn-sĕn′sĭs) [L. “agreement”]
Agreement, esp. universal agreement.
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He added that extension of voting for a third day showed that there was a "sense of panic" setting in among Egypt's leaders, who had tried to portray Sisi's election as a "universal concensus".
"Our considered view, after months of efforts on chemical weapons and after 2-1/2 years of efforts on Geneva (peace talks), the humanitarian situation is that there is no viable path forward in this Security Council," she added, hinting that the US is willing to act outside Security Council following the deadlock in bringing concensus among world leaders on military intervention on Sysia.
Either we support the direction that the government is following or we sit down and discuss in a civilised and democratic way, putting forward points of view and coming to a concensus.
A more nuanced Post-Washington Concensus was then developed, with emphasis on 'social capital' and redressing some problems of 'market failure', albeit showing considerable continuity with neoliberal principles of 'sound' public finance and trade liberalisation.
"We seek to discuss this issue in the cabinet to reach a concensus, and if
This is Romford, of course, and the general concensus seems to be that the heat success was a freak and the strong-running seed will never turn quite so handy again.
While there was concensus for issues such as compulsory micro-chipping and the end of "puppy farms", others provoked concern over the viability of dog breeding in general.
THE CONCENSUS CONSTRUCTION FORECAST PANEL EXPECTS OVERALL NONRESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION TO RISE 3.1% IN 2011, WITH HOTEL CONSTRUCTION SET TO GROW 8.7% AND RETAIL 7.6%.
There is wide-ranging debate about the best time to neuter cats, with the general concensus being around six months.
Given events we simply parts of the July 2010 better-than-expected reports series: 82% of 179 companies included in S&P 500 index that reported till July 12 have output results higher than the concensus forecasts of analysts.
He said NFC is part of Constitution and was passed with concensus of four provinces and the Center.
DEC 25 Christmas Day There are several theories on why it falls on December 25, but the concensus is Christmas Day is not actually Jesus Christ's birthday.