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determinism

 [de-ter´mĭ-nizm]
the theory that all phenomena are the result of antecedent conditions, nothing occurs by chance, and there is no free will.

de·ter·mi·nism

(dē-ter'mi-nizm),
The proposition that all behavior is caused exclusively by genetic and environmental influences with no random components, and independent of free will.
[L. determino, to limit, fr. terminus, boundary + -ism]

determinism

/de·ter·min·ism/ (de-ter´mĭn-izm) the theory that all phenomena are the result of antecedent conditions, nothing occurs by chance, and there is no free will.

de·ter·mi·nism

(dē-tĕr'mi-nizm)
The proposition that all behavior is caused exclusively by genetic and environmental influences with no random components, and independent of free will.
[L. determino, to limit, fr. terminus, boundary + -ism]

determinism,

n the notion that events may be predicted and anticipated by knowing the initial conditions and scientific law.

determinism

the theory that all phenomena are the result of antecedent conditions and that nothing occurs by chance.

Patient discussion about determinism

Q. Is it effective to determine the problem? How is the diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy done and is it effective to determine the problem?

A. actually it will come with three common symptoms such as : positive pregnancy, abdominal pain or cramp, and bleeding. if you're happened to feel one of those symptoms, i'll suggest you to go see your ob-gyn specialist, then the doctor will do the physical examination on you, and will confirm the diagnosis with ultrasound.

Q. In which month of pregnancy it's possible to determine gender of the fetus?

A. following marin's question - is there a difference when it comes to twins?

Q. how do i determine what is the right weight i need to be? i know there is a way to calculate it, an equation , what are the parameters in it ?

A. I don't mean to burst any bubbles, but BMI is definitely not a good way to determine what weight you should be. If you considered that a body builder or a professional athlete is considered obese under BMI standards then you would know what I mean. Here is an article about it I found on Medical News Today: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/49991.php

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Despite this limitation, more states reported outbreaks associated with environmental or undetermined exposures to water in this period than did in previous years (27 versus 18 reported for 2011 to 2012 [i]).
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RDK considers that this number of undetermined voters is the most important part of the electorate and they are not militant-partisan voters but the most intellectual part of citizens who do not want to participate in the electoral manipulations.
Their Pap smear findings were limited to inflammation (including partially obscured inflammation and moderate/marked inflammation), benign cellular changes, reactive cellular changes, or atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance.
A currently undetermined amount of TWP debt is expected to be included in the purchase price.
On the evening of 16 November, while in DPR-controlled Horlivka (39km north-east of Donetsk), the SMM heard 11 undetermined explosions 7-10km south-west as well as about ten bursts of small-arms fire 3-5km south-west.
Colonel Alden Juan Masagaca, Philippine Army's 901st Infantry Brigade commanding officer, said a team of soldiers were on patrol when they encountered undetermined number of New People's Army (NPA) guerrillas at the village around 8:30 a.
This report describes waterborne disease outbreaks associated with environmental and undetermined water exposures (combining and replacing the previously reported categories "water not intended for drinking," "water of unknown intent," and "other nonrecreational water") (3,4), in which the first illness occurred in 2011 or 2012.
Ismet Ramadani says that the great number of undetermined citizens shows that the Albanians are unsatisfied with the politics of the ruling parties.
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The purchase price for fee simple interest is undetermined.
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