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  • n. Plural form of attribute.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of attribute.


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  • If the physical brain consists of a large number of elementary physical entities engaged in causal interaction, then the * attributes* of the brain should also be enumerable, as there is nothing else to work with but the intrinsic attributes of those elementary entities which are its constituents, and whatever further attributes arise when they are considered in combination.

    fragments of consciousness

  • But among them some are recognized as being of fundamental importance, and to these in particular is the term attributes applied and special notice devoted by theologians -- though there is no rigid agreement as to the number or classification of such attributes.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 6: Fathers of the Church-Gregory XI

  • It appears US fans were less open to part with their cash than European fans, as sales in the US were down 36% compared to the previous album, while European sales were up 26% - a gain the label attributes to the "overall cheap price of a CD".

    Culture |

  • Apart from mind, however, we cannot imagine it: since what we call the attributes of a material substance are no more than the various modes in which we find our minds affected.

    Deductive Logic

  • It is maintained by some that such a division ought not to be made; that these qualities of God which we call attributes are in reality part of His nature and essence.

    The Great Doctrines of the Bible

  • The harmony of all his attributes is the beauty of his nature.

    Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume III (Job to Song of Solomon)

  • Inside of index. html, add a bunch of filler text and some elements with their title attributes filled out.

  • Nasty comments and a trashy display of character seem to be her main 'attributes'.

    Palin accepts apology but says time for change

  • The following lines of code allow me to set the label attributes I need: var selectedImageDisplay = Label {selectedImageDisplay. getJComponent (). setOpaque (true); selectedImageDisplay. getJComponent (). setBackground (Color.

    Java Technology Headlines

  • IN this Psalm David endeavours to possess himself with an holy admiration of the excellency of God's knowledge, which is one of those divine perfections which we call attributes; all of which, though they are so many expressions of God condescending to our capacities, yet they are so exceeding glorious in themselves, that when we study to search them out, we must needs conclude, that they are objects much fitter for our admiration than our understanding.

    Sermons Preached Upon Several Occasions. Vol. V.


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