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condition

1. an ailment or physical disability
2. Law
a. a declaration or provision in a will, contract, etc., that makes some right or liability contingent upon the happening of some event
b. the event itself
3. Logic a statement whose truth is either required for the truth of a given statement (a necessary condition) or sufficient to guarantee the truth of the given statement (a sufficient condition)
4. Maths Logic a presupposition, esp a restriction on the domain of quantification, indispensable to the proof of a theorem and stated as part of it

condition

[kən′dish·ən]
(mathematics)
The product of the norm of a matrix and of its inverse.
(petroleum engineering)
To change the properties of a drilling mud by introducing additives.
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EXAMINATION TO DETERMINE CoDIf such animals were in good body condition, they would cost Pius on average Sh80,000 to Sh120,000.
This article describes preponderance of hard ticks (Ixodidae) on domestic cow breed, Bos permiginus and categorize the major tick's species in relation to both breed and body condition of cattle in the proposed areas of study in district Quetta.
Our specific objectives were to characterize cyamid prevalence and abundance with respect to demographic, morphological, seasonal, and body condition variables of bowhead whales.
Once housed on full rations, Ms May said, cows will prioritise regaining body condition ahead of milk output, with fertility, lame ness and milk protein also suffer ing if energy deficits remain uncor rected.
The use of new practices for assessment of body condition score
Body condition and abundance of Elaphostrongylus alces were negatively correlated, and condition was poorer in unhar-vested than harvested moose.
We tested for differences in body condition (estimated by rump fat thickness) associated with reproductive condition (pregnant, lactating, or neither).
Determining how much to feed your dog comes down to your portion control and his body condition, according to nutritionist Joseph Wakshlag, DVM, Ph.
A good nutrition is crucial for ewes to present estrus and it is reflected by the animal's body condition (BC).
You just need to ensure the dog is at an ideal weight and body condition so she can handle the demands of pregnancy.
Mr Edwards said: "Mamalama was wearing a sodden rug and was given a body condition score of nought - the lowest possible.