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  • 101 Fitness to plead — In the law of England and Wales, fitness to plead is the capacity of a defendant in criminal proceedings to comprehend the course of those proceedings. Its US equivalent is competence to stand.TestIf an issue fitness to plead is raised, a judge… …

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  • 102 UKDW — Location map Indonesia label= DWCU Campus,Yogyakarta lat deg=7 |lat min=47 |lat seq=9 |lat dir=S lon deg=110 |lon min=22 |lon seq=41 |lon dir=E width=260 border =none float=right background=#FFFFDD caption=DWCU Geo Position: 7°47 9 S 110°22 41 E… …

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  • 103 humanism — /hyooh meuh niz euhm/ or, often, /yooh /, n. 1. any system or mode of thought or action in which human interests, values, and dignity predominate. 2. devotion to or study of the humanities. 3. (sometimes cap.) the studies, principles, or culture… …

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  • 104 know — know1 knower, n. /noh/, v., knew, known, knowing, n. v.t. 1. to perceive or understand as fact or truth; to apprehend clearly and with certainty: I know the situation fully. 2. to have established or fixed in the mind or memory: to know a poem by …

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  • 105 scholasticism — /skeuh las teuh siz euhm/, n. 1. (sometimes cap.) the system of theological and philosophical teaching predominant in the Middle Ages, based chiefly upon the authority of the church fathers and of Aristotle and his commentators. 2. narrow… …

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  • 106 history, philosophy of — Branch of philosophy concerned with questions about the meaningfulness of history and the nature of historical explanation. Philosophy of history in the traditional sense is conceived to be a first order inquiry, its subject matter being the… …

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  • 107 recognize — rec·og·nize vt nized, niz·ing 1: to acknowledge formally: as a: to admit as being of a particular status recognize a precedent recognize a union; specif: to acknowledge (as a right, cause of action, or defense) as valid b: to admit as being one… …

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  • 108 absorb — ab·sorb vt 1: to make (a right guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution) applicable to the states 2 a: to bear or assume the burden of expenses were absorb ed by the company b: to lessen the tax liability for has other losses to absorb the income D. Q …

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  • 109 cognize — index apprehend (perceive), comprehend (understand), construe (comprehend), digest (comprehend) …

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  • 110 conceive — I (comprehend) verb absorb, accept, appreciate, apprehend, assimilate, conceptualize, conjure up, digest, discern, envisage, envision, fathom, figure out, form a conception, grasp, have an idea, ideate, image, imagine, know, perceive, picture,… …

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  • 111 ken — index apprehend (perceive), cognition, comprehend (understand), construe (comprehend), digest ( …

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  • 112 Hegel, spirit, and politics — Leo Rauch Hegel’s impact on political thought has been immense giving shape to the major political movements of the modern world. Yet the person of average education is hardly familiar with the name, which is usually identified with a small… …

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  • 113 comprise — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. consist of, involve, embrace, cover, embody; include, comprehend, contain. See inclusion. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. comprehend, contain, embrace, include, involve, enclose, embody, encircle,… …

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  • 114 conceive — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. devise, frame, imagine, visualize, fancy; grasp, realize, take in, understand; become pregnant, get in a family way (inf.). See imagination, knowledge, reproduction. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To form a… …

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  • 115 contain — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. include, comprise, incorporate, embrace, embody, comprehend, hold; restrain, check. See inclusion, restraint. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To include] Syn. hold, accommodate, comprehend, embrace, be… …

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  • 116 embrace — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. clasp, clutch, hold, fold, hug; include, comprehend, take in, comprise, involve, embody; encircle, enclose, surround; receive, welcome; take up, adopt, espouse. See choice, inclusion, environment,… …

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  • 117 perceive — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. apprehend, discern; observe, notice, see; comprehend, know. See knowledge. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [See] Syn. observe, note, notice, discern; see discern , look 2 , regard 1 , see 1 . 2. [Understand] …

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  • 118 read — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. peruse, con; interpret, decipher, predict; pronounce; study; teach, admonish. See interpretation. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. examined, gone over, checked over, scanned; see investigated , understood… …

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  • 119 know — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To possess information] Syn. be aware of, be cognizant of, be acquainted with, be informed, be in possession of the facts, have knowledge of, be schooled in, be read in, be learned in, be versed in, be conversant with, be… …

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  • 120 take in — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To include] Syn. embrace, comprise, incorporate; see include 1 . 2. [To understand] Syn. comprehend, apprehend, perceive; see understand 1 . 3. [*To cheat] Syn. swindle, lie, defraud; see deceive . 4. [To give hospitality… …

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