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predication

In CPU instruction execution, executing all outcomes of a branch in parallel. When the correct branch is finally known, the results of the incorrect branch sequences are discarded. See branch prediction.
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For example, in the above predication "Blood culture_DIAGNOSES_Septicemia," the semantic type of the non-seed argument "Blood culture" is "Laboratory Procedure.
Could non-verbal predication patterns be described in terms of (a)symmetry?
Predication 6 is most easily explained on the basis of Gen 3:10, 21.
If, as in the above example, the argument has a much lower vector length than the predicate, and other arguments are better represented in the predicate, the vector that represents the predication will not capture the actual intended meaning.
For correctness' sake, the following clarification is desirable: Hungarian secondary resultative predication manifests itself in syntax in the form of a resultative construction, thus occasionally, if required, I will use this term as well.
While having a semantic function, the significance of predication is by no means exhausted by its semantic function.
The representational construct usually referred to as the (nuclear) predication, which denotes the interaction between a zero-order relation and one or more participants, is just one instantiation of that configuration.
In sentence (1b) the da+NP sequence stands next to the copula naa 'be (at)' and the construction expresses the Hausa equivalent of a possessive 'have' predication.
Their concern, and ours as critical thinkers, centers upon two semantic usages of to be, Identity and Predication, that have these general structures in which TO BE represents an appropriately inflected form of the verb to be:
It seems to be a special case of a more general opposition--prototypical vs non-prototypical encoding of nonverbal predication.
RESUME : Cas singulier de la modernisation de l'apres-guerre au Canada-Francais, le pere Marcel-Marie Desmarais fera de la predication un moyen d'atteindre le coeur pour stimuler moralement l'intelligence de l'ame.