• WordNet 3.6
    • adv attributively in an attributive manner "the genitive noun is used attributively"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Each year in America there are about 300,000 deaths that can be attributed to obesity
    • adv Attributively In an attributive manner.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: At least 7% of all health care costs in the United States are attributed to smoking
    • attributively In an attributive manner; specifically, in grammar, as attribute or attributive; in direct ascription of quality or circumstance without predication.
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  • Jean De La Fontaine
    “We always take credit for the good and attribute the bad to fortune.”
  • James Russell Lowell
    “A wise skepticism is the first attribute of a good critic.”
  • William Shenstone
    William Shenstone
    “A man generally has the good or ill qualities he attributes to mankind.”
  • Marshall Mcluhan
    “American youth attributes much more importance to arriving at driver's license age than at voting age.”
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    “The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”
  • Charles Horton Cooley
    “Every general increase of freedom is accompanied by some degeneracy, attributable to the same causes as the freedom.”


In literature:

That which possesses the attributes of invisibility and so on (is Brahman), on account of the declaration of attributes.
"The Vedanta-Sutras with the Commentary by Sankaracarya"
These love-stories which are attributed to her are so little like her!
"Led Astray and The Sphinx" by Octave Feuillet
What about the actions attributed to them, which need not be true but only seem to be so?
"Musical Memories" by Camille Saint-Saëns
Some, indeed, attributed his extraordinary moderation and self-control to the right cause.
"Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2" by John Addington Symonds
His main attributes are plain.
"Hinduism And Buddhism, Volume II. (of 3)" by Charles Eliot
This report has roused the liveliest indignation, which I can only attribute to envy.
"Ladysmith" by H. W. Nevinson
The authorities are at variance regarding the form and attributes of Dagan.
"Myths of Babylonia and Assyria" by Donald A. Mackenzie
Nay, by Him Who is the Lord of all Names and Attributes!
"Epistle to the Son of the Wolf" by Bahá’u’lláh
To pretend that the divine attributes are beyond the understanding of the human mind is to render God unfit for men.
"Superstition In All Ages (1732)" by Jean Meslier
Your employer is irritated, and attributes the fiasco to the ambassador.
"The Golden Censer" by John McGovern

In poetry:

In these He saw His Father's face,
All Godhead's varied powers,
And joy's each attribute to trace
In sweet unconscious flowers:
"Infant Christ, With Flowers" by Martin Farquhar Tupper
How fair her glorious features shine,
Whereon the hand of God hath set
An angel's attributes divine,
With all a woman's sweetness met.
"Charity" by Victor Marie Hugo
Attune our hearts to sing Thy praise,
Expand our souls to comprehend
Thy attributes and all Thy ways,
And ever be our Guide and Friend.
"Arbor Day Tribute" by Jared Barhite
Art thou all justice, Lord?
Shows not thy word
More attributes? Am I all throat or eye
To weep or crie?
Have I no parts but those of grief?
"Complaining" by George Herbert
The second one is Dream,--
Who leads our feet
By an immortal gleam
To visions sweet;--
Through whom our forms put on
Dim attributes of dawn.
"Three Things" by Madison Julius Cawein
How good, how grateful, and how right,
To praise him with the dawning light,
And meditate with active mind
On th' attributes to God assign'd?
"A Midnight Meditation" by Rees Prichard

In news:

Products like Thiel's CS2.4 speakers represent a mix of performance, value and design attributes.
Soros attributed much of the current downturn to an erroneous faith in the market to govern itself.
Many problems with geriatric birds can be directly attributed to nutritional issues.
GPA motor features power, design attributes essential for powering stacking machines.
And one of Gram 's best attributes was his ability to emote vocally, and I think he also helped Mick Jagger learn how to not ov...
His death was attributed to natural causes, said A.
Because Mexican restaurants in Columbus nowadays are so old hat, it takes some special attributes to separate one from the burgeoning and undistinguished pack.
To some, the author's minute attention to obscure detail and his decidedly peculiar psychosexual focus on Harpo 's physical attributes might seem more than a little obsessive, odd and off-putting.
Wikipedia spokesman Jay Walsh says the user profile attributed to von Brunn was removed "not because of its linkage to, but because it contained hate speech," a common reason for an article or user page to be edited or deleted.
High-velocity (HV) burners have been installed on many older kilns, typically with the goal of achieving better temperature uniformity and efficiency HV burners offer several advantageous attributes.
Ogden attributed that to the probable ability of large HMOs to drive harder bargains with providers and to do a better job of controlling hospital inpatient days than small HMOs can do.
About 8,000 cases a year are diagnosed in the United States, and about 1,300 deaths a year are attributed to the disease.
Perhaps diversity is the honeycomb 's greatest attribute.
As of Saturday, eight people have been discovered drowned in Midland Beach on Staten Island since Hurricane Sandy washed ashore, apparently the highest concentration of deaths in the United States attributed to the storm.

In science:

ACDMCP Grouping Attributes ACDMCP incorporates different incarnations of important node and network attributes in different phases of clustering.
Acdmcp: An adaptive and completely distributed multi-hop clustering protocol for wireless sensor networks
Intuitively, there exists the group of “big positive” attributes. QoS attributes in this group are preferable to have bigger values. Throughput, availability and reliability exemplify the attributes in the group.
An Architectural Design for Brokered Collaborative Content Delivery System
The message sender can be the broker itself or when applicable, distributed agents. Parameterized QoS attribute values can be measured while accepting the response or after the response is complete, depending on QoS attributes selected.
An Architectural Design for Brokered Collaborative Content Delivery System
In the former case, where the attributes are already real-valued, the linear regression for class ` is simply LR` (x) = KXk (cid:11)k`Pk` (x): In the latter case, the classes are unordered nominal attributes.
Issues in Stacked Generalization
Also note that the Waveform dataset we used has  irrelevant attributes, but Breiman used a version without irrelevant attributes (which would be expected to degrade the performance of level- generalizers in our experiments).
Issues in Stacked Generalization