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intensional

(philosophy)
A description of properties, e.g. intensional equality, that relate to how an object is implemented as opposed to extensional properties which concern only how its output depends on its input.
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There are several functions connecting narrative texts to their worlds; Dolezel precisely elaborates on two of them that seem to be crucial for a fictional-world intensional structure: authentication function and saturation function.
An intensional learning object (ILO) is a composed LO whose composition graph has at least one node defined by a query instead of a specific object.
they assume that one works within the method when integrating schemata and that the intensional definitions constructed by the modeler are complete and logically sufficient.
circumscriptional) and intensional (character-based) connotations of a name in the face of new discoveries.
In Luis Fariinas del Cerro, editor, Intensional Logics for Programming.
A B (operator) (operand) I (a) object verb (b) adverbial verb (c) main verb auxiliary (d) main verb modal (e) main verb intensional verb II (a) adjective noun (b) relative clause noun (c) number marker noun (d) genitive noun (e) numeral noun (f) determiner noun III (a) adjective stem comparison marker (b) standard comparative adjective (c) adverbial adjective IV (a) noun pharase relation marker (adposition, i.
Moore begins by discussing "Issues in Theory" such as analytical approaches to the study of rock, aesthetic theories, distinctions between classical and pop music, intensional music "within which performers can utilize a great degree of freedom" and extensional music in which "the performer is constrained by the notion of fidelity to the score" (ibid.
He is editor of The Handbook of Contemporary Semantic Theory; co-author, with Chris Fox, of Foundations of Intensional Semantics and, with Alexander Clark and Chris Fox, co-editor of The Handbook of Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing.
Being intensional, when I should have been extensional, I told myself even with the owner's manual, I probably would not be able to solve the problem.
Azzouni attacks alternative approaches, especially those that posit nonexistent objects, and those that hold that the problematic alleged truths are only true if understood as implicitly within the scope of an intensional expression of some kind.
The wide range of topics includes intelligent icons for cross-cultural knowledge searching, detecting characteristic co-occurrence words from news articles on the Web, a client-centric model for generating one-page modern Web applications dealing with databases, modeling dynamic aspects of a multi-agent system using transparent intensional logic, and when computers become too smart.
Giuseppina D'Oro, who made this argument, relying for inspiration on Collingwood's work in philosophy of history, also proposed appropriate corrections, including replacement of the extensional analysis of meaning by intensional one, and defining rationality in terms of validity of the agent's arguments rather than their soundness.