• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • adv Concludingly Conclusively.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Japanese research has concluded that moderate drinking can boost IQ levels
    • concludingly Conclusively; with incontrovertible evidence.
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  • Susan Sontag
    “It is the nature of aphoristic thinking to be always in a state of concluding; a bid to have the final word is inherent in all powerful phrase-making.”
  • Jean De La Bruyere
    “There is not in the world so toilsome a trade as the pursuit of fame; life concludes before you have so much as sketched your work.”
  • H. L. Mencken
    “An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it is also more nourishing.”
  • Henry David Thoreau
    “The boy gathers materials for a temple, and then when he is thirty, concludes to build a woodshed.”
  • Edmund Burke
    “If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude that to be good from whence good is derived.”
  • Marquis De Sade
    “To judge from the notions expounded by theologians, one must conclude that God created most men simply with a view to crowding hell.”


In literature:

So shall conclude with my prayers, that Heaven will direct and protect my dearest creature, and make your future days happy!
"Clarissa, Volume 6 (of 9)" by Samuel Richardson
Jane concluded to try praying.
"The Life of Jesus Christ for the Young" by Richard Newton
After a moment's reflection, he concluded that at any rate he would try it; so he cautiously stepped over the fender and clambered down.
"Marco Paul's Voyages and Travels; Vermont" by Jacob Abbott
We concluded by singing a hymn.
"The Swiss Family Robinson; or Adventures in a Desert Island" by Johann David Wyss
And I closed with thy own concluding paragraph, A line!
"Clarissa, Volume 7" by Samuel Richardson
The wind and my duties make me conclude.
"A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume V. of VI." by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
What can they and must they conclude therefrom?
"A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume VI. of VI." by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
It was near midnight when he concluded to make his way to the room, hoping that Jim would show up before morning.
"Brave Tom" by Edward S. Ellis
Even as I concluded, it seemed to me her eyes hardened, and the expression of her face changed.
"Love Under Fire" by Randall Parrish
To conclude his Character, where Women are not concerned, he is an honest worthy Man.
"The Spectator, Volumes 1, 2 and 3" by Joseph Addison and Richard Steele
At the end of that time General Frost concluded to capitulate.
"Camp-Fire and Cotton-Field" by Thomas W. Knox
Mr. Buck and myself concluded we would try our luck at lead mining for the summer and purchased some mining tools for the purpose.
"Death Valley in '49" by William Lewis Manly
From what vague signs, for instance, do the young gentlemen of this audience conclude that they have won the favor of a lady?
"A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis" by Sigmund Freud
Just as soon as dark came, I went to the appointed place and staid there for fear my man would conclude to go home earlier than he expected.
"A Texas Cow Boy" by Chas. A. Siringo
He concluded that this new handi had been given him only for the punishment of the innkeeper.
"Folk-Tales of Bengal" by Lal Behari Day
In 1493 peace was restored by the Treaty of Senlis, concluded between Charles and Maximilian.
"The First Governess of the Netherlands, Margaret of Austria" by Eleanor E. Tremayne
Our walk had created an appetite for breakfast, and we concluded to give the people of the house a call.
"Four Years A Scout and Spy" by E. C. Downs
Many treaties have been concluded with them, and there is full diplomatic intercourse between them and the Western States.
"International Law. A Treatise. Volume I (of 2)" by Lassa Francis Oppenheim
Who will say that he did not make a good selection, when he concluded to take Lottie for his mistress and protector?
"The White Rose of Memphis" by William C. Falkner
It is, perhaps, fair to conclude from this that growth is most rapid at these parts.
"The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1" by Francis Maitland Balfour

In poetry:

That, and here, my General's first battle;
No women looking on, nor sunshine to bask in—it did not conclude
with applause;
Nobody clapp'd hands here then.
"The Centerarian's Story" by Walt Whitman
So unharmed and unafraid
Sat the swallow still and brooded,
Till the constant cannonade
Through the walls a breach had made,
And the siege was thus concluded.
"The Emperor's Bird's-Nest. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Thus with forgiveness earnestly desird,
Thus in the raptures of a bliss requird,
The man of God concludes his Sacred Strain,
Now sitt & see ye subject once again.
"Moses" by Thomas Parnell
There was an Old Person of Cromer,
Who stood on one leg to read Homer;
When he found he grew stiff,
He jumped over the cliff,
Which concluded that Person of Cromer.
"Limerick: There was an Old Person of Cromer" by Edward Lear
Now, to conclude, both young and old I pray,
Reform your sinful lives this very day,
That God in mercy may his love extend,
And bring the nation's troubles to an end.
"England's Alarm. or The Pious Christian's Speedy Call To Repentance" by Anonymous British
"No doubt she concluded some sweetmeats were there,
For the paper was white and quite clean,
And folded up neatly, as if with great care.
O what a rude boy I have been!
"The First Of April" by Charles Lamb

In news:

National repository needed to keep track of voting system malfunctions, report concludes.
Last summer, I wrote a blog titled "The munchkin coroner concludes," about the troubled history and role of CIOs in the federal government.
Terex says it has received notice from the US Dept of Justice that the agency has concluded a criminal antitrust investigation concerning practices in the US rock crushing and screening equipment industry.
5 Years After the FBI Concluded He Was Innocent.
Investigators Concluded Shelby Leaked Message.
Media concluded Romney won race in February.
Trial concluding for Hagerstown man accused of firing at police.
State Department denies concluding film sparked consulate attack in Libya.
Saints get some time off before concluding camp.
Mountain Peak exercise concluding .
CFTC's Chilton Sees Silver Probe Concluding This Year.
Concluding the Debate and Choosing What to Grow in Your Garden.
10 concluding thoughts on Ryan's budget.
WHEREAS, April is the month in which the people of Virginia joined the Confederate States of America in a four year war between the states for independence that concluded at Appomattox Courthouse.
TED KOPPEL, ABC News (voice-over): The impeachment trial of William Jefferson Clinton, 42nd president of the United States, has concluded.

In science:

Although they concluded that there was no significant overall trend, all six galaxies with E (B−V ) > 0.2 had negative residuals.
A Synthesis of Data from Fundamental Plane and Surface Brightness Fluctuation Surveys
However, because the residuals with respect to a smaller, independent data set consisting of Galactic globular clusters and RR Lyra stars did not show this dipole, Hudson concluded that the effect actually resulted from a ∼ 0.01 mag systematic error in the galaxy colours across the sky.
A Synthesis of Data from Fundamental Plane and Surface Brightness Fluctuation Surveys
We conclude that there is no convincing dipole residual in the SFD extinction map from these data, although the extinction values appear to be systematically overestimated in certain directions.
A Synthesis of Data from Fundamental Plane and Surface Brightness Fluctuation Surveys
Kelson et al. (2000) also explored r1/n -law fits and concluded that the difference with respect to the r1/4 -law fits was negligible for their subset of SBF survey data; however, the full data set is much more morphologically diverse, so we have kept this extra degree of freedom.
A Synthesis of Data from Fundamental Plane and Surface Brightness Fluctuation Surveys
From the results, we may conclude that the asymptotic expansion (2) is consistent with the numerical values of R2 K for N ≥ 1000.
Anomalous finite-size effects and canonical asymptotic behaviors for the mean-squared gyration radius of Gaussian random knots
We conclude this introduction with an outline of the rest of the paper along with some ideas of the proof.
Universal bounds on the selfaveraging of random diffraction measures
The paper concludes with some ideas about the future of the field.
Applications of the theory of evolution equations to general relativity
At the end an installation guide is given in Sec. 5 and a summary, Sec. 6 concludes this paper.
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++
Since this routine is built fully recursive, two calls to Linear() with the typical left and right hand side sknot, respectively, as arguments conclude this method.
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++
Section 6 contains concluding remarks and briefly mentions further possible applications of the formalism developed.
Eigenvalue correlations in non-Hermitean symplectic random matrices
We conclude this paper by the following question.
Dualizing Complexes and Tilting Complexes over Simple Rings
Therefore we conclude that the linear sigma model we have discussed so far flows into the nonlinear sigma model of the KK-Melvin in the IR limit.
Properties of String Theory on Kaluza-Klein Melvin Background
So we could conclude that, after the tachyon condensation, the parameters qR, R become larger.
Properties of String Theory on Kaluza-Klein Melvin Background
We conclude the paper by presenting some future work in Section 5.
Random partitions with non negative rth differences
We conclude that T has been encountered at least once by the algorithm.
An algorithm to generate exactly once every tiling with lozenges of a domain