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necessary condition

[‚nes·ə‚ser·ē kən′dish·ən]
(mathematics)
A mathematical statement that must be true if a given statement is true.
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The "tracking account" is the view that knowledge has a distinctive necessary condition.
We also note that our main result may be viewed as a dual result of the famous necessary condition due to Brockett [7] for local asymptotic stabilization of nonlinear control systems.
Under Armington assumptions, the necessary condition (9) now can be written as
Growth is the necessary condition for these transformations to be sustainable, and we expect global GDP to surprise on the upside.
This confluence of events allowed Royalists to portray the monarchy's restoration as a necessary condition for prosperity in an empire based on trade rather than dominion, reversing the new economic discourse's political valence.
Archbishop Williams has observed that a descent into silence is the necessary condition of emergence into effective speech.
However, the Deutsche Bank property is tied up in litigation and it is not clear if the damaged office tower there will be torn down, a necessary condition for incorporating the land into the WTC plan.
I do believe in parental choice, and I think that parental choice is a necessary condition to effective public education.
According to the bodily awareness thesis (BAT), awareness of one's own body is a necessary condition for the acquisition and possession of concepts of primary qualities such as force and shape.
In Rosen the court held that relief from the transferred debt was not a necessary condition to trigger gain recognition under section 357(c).
In INDOPCO, however, the Court found that the creation of a separate and distinct asset was not a necessary condition for classifying it as a capital expenditure; rather, the taxpayer had to capitalize expenditures that produced a "significant long-term future benefit.
Such financing had been a necessary condition of the project going ahead as contemplated under the development agreement between KCM and the Zambian Government.

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