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1. a matter submitted to a court or other tribunal for judicial or quasi-judicial decision
2. question of fact (in English law) that part of the issue before a court that is decided by the jury
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149, footnote 9) why he excludes the Dard languages from his further investigations: fragmentary knowledge about past forms in -l- in Dardic; inadequacy of the descriptive material; questionableness of Dardic being a genuine subgroup of Indo-Aryan.
Traditionalists concede the questionableness of some of Paris's methods by today's standards but applaud his achievements and decry the presumptuous judgments made by latter-day scholars who take for granted the research tools bequeathed by their nineteenth-century forebears.
He writes: "[In the liminal state] a people becomes most acutely aware of the limits and questionableness of its deepest assumptions.
The worldwide protest of youth, in spite of the questionableness of many of its forms, is ultimately grounded here, in an uprising against a science which describes itself as value-free, yet hands man over to a value-less existence and in so doing destroys him.