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disjunctive

1. Logic relating to, characterized by, or containing disjunction
2. Logic a disjunctive proposition; disjunction
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Before concluding this section, it is fair to say that when Martin originally reflected on these matters (1997), he had implicitly provided another argument in favor of his disjunctively based phenomenal externalism.
(287) Because the FCRA liability provision alternatively and disjunctively provides that a plaintiff may recover "any actual damages ...
neglectus Williams and Genoways, 1980, which is considered rare and occurs disjunctively in northern South America (Guyana, Suriname and Venezuela), in the Amazon basin (southern Colombia and northern Peru), and in southern Brazil and northern Argentina (Lim & Engstrom 2001; Gregorin et al.
(112) Florida courts have especially been inclined to liken "or" to "and" when reading the two (or more) parts disjunctively would undermine the statute's overarching purpose and conflict with the legislative intent.
The first three fragments disassemble the self into "parts." These "data bodies," to borrow Borzutzky's term from In the Murmurs of the Rotten Carcass Economy (65), are presented in the disjunctively linear fashion of Ron Silliman's Chinese Notebook:
in Bell operates disjunctively, such that "absent an expressed
Samples from Texas utilized in this study form part of an unusual distribution pattern in which arrays of a parthenogenetic specics are disjunctively represented in Arizona (Persons & Wright 1999) and Utah (Oliver & Wright 2007) from inferred human introductions, and in New Mexico (Dessauer et al.
Watching the minor engage in intercourse with another adult constitutes sexual abuse in numerous sections separated disjunctively. See [section] 3509(a)(8).
2002) ("[C]ourts presume that 'or' is used in a statute disjunctively unless there is a clear legislative intent to the contrary.")); ANTONIN SCALIA & BRYAN A.
By placing Joe Keller in a moral spectrum in which only a finite sense of dramatic progression is allowed, Miller keeps the flow of time in a linear continuum (rather than a circular or spiral one or a disjunctively polyphonic multi-directionality) where Keller's death is allegorized in an absolute and irreversible sense of the history's ending.
Since S' contains no vertex in [N.sup.1.sub.u] [union] [N.sup.1.sub.v], the set S' disjunctively dominates v and therefore contains at least two vertices in [N.sup.2.sub.u] [union] [N.sup.2.sub.v].
Applied disjunctively, these principles can be used to define a wider range of acceptable radical constructivist theories.