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finite

1. bounded in magnitude or spatial or temporal extent
2. Maths logic having a number of elements that is a natural number; able to be counted using the natural numbers less than some natural number

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The sacred Word is divine, but addressed to man and thus exposed to the finiteness of human listening, attention, and receptivity.
Sorella, "Renormalization and finiteness of topological BF theories," Nuclear Physics.
Finiteness of central configurations of five bodies in the plane.
All good things must come to an end, and when my mind drifts to the inevitable, I can only half-successfully expunge the reminders of his mortality and finiteness. Messi broke into the Argentina and Barcelona set-ups as the typical pibe, a word that literally translates to 'kid' but in the Argentine context means much more.
Fu's attention to life's finiteness lends splendour and joy to her poems.
[10] Javier Montenegro Joo, (2016) Variety and Finiteness of Chaotic Events in the NLDF Oscillator, Chaos and Complexity Letters, International.
"I'm of the opinion that 'the future of money is finite, and that the engineers who build the first interstellar and intergalactic spaceships will be immensely grateful for that finiteness. If money was a factor, even travelling outside a home galaxy would be virtually impossible due to the extraordinary cost.
"Insubordination and its Uses." In Finiteness: Theoretical and Empirical Foundations, edited by Irina Nikolaeva, 366-431.
The crucial ingredient in the proof of Theorem 1.3 is the finiteness of the degree of [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] over [F.sup.cyc]; and an extension of this finiteness result for the case of simple abelian varieties will give the desired analogue of our main theorem.
"Most of them" because there is at least one problem, the finiteness part of Hilbert's 16th problem for quadratic systems for which his presentation is flawed as we explain further below.
If that finiteness is gone, are we still what we are?