condition

(redirected from conditions)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Idioms, Wikipedia.

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
Description: Cram Session in General Medical Conditions: A Handbook for Students & Clinicians is a succinct and descriptive quick reference that provides the rehabilitation professional with a very basic approach to understanding various general medical conditions.
an attachment section for permanent attachment to a surface of an anchoring area on a first portion of the article, when the fastener is in the installed condition and conditions thereafter,
Other research has attempted to allocate disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) across medical conditions or quantify the relative contribution of a specific condition to overall medical expenditures (Murray and Lopez 1996; Finkelstein, Fiebelkorn, and Wang 2003, 2004; Finkelstein et al.
I'm disappointed the county did not put tougher conditions on BFI,'' Yaroslavsky said.
Specifically, the note in Karns stated that the "annual payment shall be forgiven if" certain conditions were met.
In order to grant a variance, however, the owner must prove five conditions with each condition acting as a stepping stone to the next.
While the FMLA defines the term serious health condition as an illness, injury, impairment, or physical or mental condition that involves A) inpatient care in a hospital, hospice, or residential medical care facility, or B) continuing treatment by a health care provider, (28) relevant federal regulations provide much greater detail in explaining whether certain conditions satisfy the statute's definition.
This provides the ability to control the air temperature of the chamber and record the internal temperature of the sample being tested, or a dummy sample exposed to the same temperature conditions.
Most group disability policies include a provision that excludes coverage for illness or physical conditions that existed before the policy took effect.
If local hydrologic conditions can be monitored or modeled at the scales at which these conditions affect the population dynamics of vector mosquitoes and the diseases they transmit, a means for monitoring or modeling mosquito populations and mosquitoborne disease transmission may be realized.
7) Bank is supervised by the FSA on substantially the same terms and conditions as those other banks.
Because length of the conditions was not controlled, on-task behavior was converted to a percentage by counting those rated as on-task, or more accurately not rated as off-task, and dividing the total by the total number of intervals and multiplying by 100.

Full browser ?