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definitive

1. Zoology fully developed; complete
2. (of postage stamps) permanently on sale
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It is a known fact now that the efficiency and integration tests conducted by the different researchers have produced contradictory results and it is difficult to comment on stock market efficiency and integration with definitiveness.
The case law seems to depend upon the completeness and definitiveness of the agreement.
comparatively less emphasis on definitiveness and more stock in
It is an art of indeterminacy, giving the lie to definitiveness, to the concept of definitive poems and their definitive interpretations.
Likewise, he finds that dharmasastra values legality (the definitiveness of legal process) at least as much as equity.
By contrast to DNA testing, serology analysis does not specifically identify suspects, but jurors may not appreciate this fact, hearing testimony of similar blood types as proof of identity "with as much definitiveness as science can muster.
Without any claim of absolute comprehensive accuracy and definitiveness in all contexts, then, here are the ways I'm using some important terms in calling for an evidence-based spirituality.
Arneson's biting No Deposit/No Return of 1962, a capped earthenware beer bottle, negated function in the ceramic object with all of the definitiveness of Manet's negation of illusionistic space or Kandinsky's negation of subject matter.
The definitiveness with which some of the microarray-based findings is promoted may be premature, though the findings may be confirmed in larger studies.
However, it should be emphasized that in one of her articles that drew little attention, she actually gave up the assertion about definitiveness, as could be seen above.
Add this carelessness to the deficiency of-ist endings and the Merriam-Webster Essential Rhyming Dictionary's definitiveness is looking shaky.