• WordNet 3.6
    • adv conditionally subject to a condition "he accepted the offer conditionally"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In Hong Kong, delivery times are primarily influenced by traffic conditions on elevators. It often takes drivers longer to travel vertically than horizontally, as access to elevators is so congested during "high peak" hours. This is due to the volume of people residing in high rises
    • adv Conditionally In a conditional manner; subject to a condition or conditions; not absolutely or positively.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Coffee beans are similar to grapes that produce wine in that they are affected by the temperature, soil conditions, altitude, rainfall, drainage and degree of ripeness when picked.
    • conditionally In a conditional manner; under certain conditions or with certain limitations; on particular terms or stipulations; not absolutely or positively.
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  • Eric Butterworth
    “Attitudes are the forerunners of conditions.”
  • L. Ron Hubbard
    L. Ron Hubbard
    “There is a condition worse than blindness, and that is, seeing something that isn't there.”
  • Carlos Pena Romulo
    Carlos Pena Romulo
    “Brotherhood is the very price and condition of man's survival.”
  • Socrates
    “Remember, no human condition is ever permanent. Then you will not be overjoyed in good fortune nor too scornful in misfortune.”
  • Roger Babson
    Roger Babson
    “Property may be destroyed and money may lose its purchasing power; but, character, health, knowledge and good judgment will always be in demand under all conditions.”
  • Alexander Pope
    “Honor and shame from no condition rise; Act well your part, there all the honor lies.”


Mint condition - If something is in mint condition, it is in perfect condition.


In literature:

It is enough to answer that the entire equality of the States, in every particular, is a vital condition of their union.
"The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2)" by Jefferson Davis
In New England the climatic conditions are very favorable, much more so than the soil conditions.
"Clovers and How to Grow Them" by Thomas Shaw
It requires prepared food suited to its condition.
"Plain Facts for Old and Young" by John Harvey Kellogg
Endeavor to build up the condition of the animal by the proper quantity and quality of food.
"The Veterinarian" by Chas. J. Korinek
Due to the almost uniform abuse which these weapons received, this specimen, which is in good condition, is somewhat of a rarity.
"A Catalogue of Early Pennsylvania and Other Firearms and Edged Weapons at "Restless Oaks"" by Henry W. Shoemaker
Late in the afternoon several refugees told stories that gave an insight into conditions in East Dayton, hitherto unexplored.
"The True Story of Our National Calamity of Flood, Fire and Tornado" by Logan Marshall
Is such an identical status and condition desirable?
"The Family and it's Members" by Anna Garlin Spencer
It is desirable to avoid conditions of stagnant air or cold air pockets where frost and fogs are liable to occur.
"Apple Growing" by M. C. Burritt
It is of utmost importance the specimen should be taken to your physician every two weeks, and oftener if conditions indicate it.
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
Both the iron and the salt have thus been recovered in their original condition.
"An Elementary Study of Chemistry" by William McPherson
"Mexico" by Charles Reginald Enock
Yet repentance is an indispensable condition of salvation.
"Expositions of Holy Scripture" by Alexander Maclaren
A glance showed us their condition.
"Will Weatherhelm" by W.H.G. Kingston
But it was a gracious sight as well as a great sight, for therein was strikingly exhibited the condition of God's elect.
"Notes on the book of Exodus" by C. H. (Charles Henry) Mackintosh
Of such feed Germany does not produce enough, owing to climatic conditions.
"The Iron Ration" by George Abel Schreiner
He occupies himself with the nature of the antecedent conditions.
"Studies in Logical Theory" by John Dewey
Without his two chums, Fred might have fallen into an inert condition and given way to despair.
"The Empire Makers" by Hume Nesbit
If he grants conditions against his instructions, his superiors may disown such conditions.
"International Law. A Treatise. Volume II (of 2)" by Lassa Francis Oppenheim
The question of raw material was under these conditions serious enough.
"Animal Proteins" by Hugh Garner Bennett
The great variety in physical and social conditions throughout the peninsula gives corresponding variety to the methods of agriculture.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 1" by Various

In poetry:

Tell men of high condition,
That manage the estate,
Their purpose is ambition,
Their practice only hate:
And if they once reply,
Then give them all the lie.
"The Lie" by Sir Walter Raleigh
It makes me laugh
to see a woman in this condition.
It makes me laugh for America and New York city
when your hands are cut off
and no one answers the phone.
"The Fury Of Abandonment" by Anne Sexton
If blisse had lien in art or strength,
None but the wise or strong had gained it:
Where now by Faith all arms are of a length;
One size doth all conditions fit.
"Faith" by George Herbert
We must our damnable condition see,
Our wretched case, our native poverty,
And the tremendous state wherein we live,
Ere we the want of Christ can well perceive.
"Advice, To Search For The Lord Jesus Christ" by Rees Prichard
You only know this misery from hearsay!
We saw it, and our hearts will never mend!
Whoever saw that little boy's condition
Will not come home again until the end.
""The major brought the boy out on the gun;..."" by Konstantin Simonov
Through the offered bosom of Donna De Vine--
And this is the Count's condition ...
Was he right, was he wrong? the question is mine,
To judge--for the Inquisition.
"At The Corregidor’s" by Madison Julius Cawein

In news:

Two Staten Island mothers will be running the New York City Half-Marathon with a goal all their own: raising money to help their sons fight a rare genetic condition.
The southern West Virginia town that bills itself as "Nature's Air-Conditioned City" has broken a heat record.
Uncomfortable Truths About Our Air-Conditioned World.
Host Kathleen Stephenson speaks with Stan Cox, Losing Our Cool: Uncomfortable Truths About Our Air-Conditioned World (and Finding New Ways to Get Through the Summer).
Issaquah Valley Senior Center patrons (from left) Madeline Harris, Reva Turtel and Loretta Luniuck play cards while enjoying their air-conditioned facility that was designated a cooling station during the record heat wave last week.
Comedian Jon Stewart debates Fox News host Bill O'Reilly in "Rumble in the Air-Conditioned Auditorium" in Washington, DC.
Comedian Jon Stewart debated Fox News host Bill O'Reilly in "Rumble in the Air-Conditioned Auditorium" over the weekend at George Washington University in Washington, DC.
The private sector of this great nation is gathering its energies once again to create the conditions for surging economic growth.
The company, which provides heating, air conditioning and indoor air quality services, ranked 245rd in 2008.
Entrepreneur magazine listed Aire Serv Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc, number 143 in its 2009 "Franchise 500" list.
Conditions at Omaha, Eppley Airfield , NE.
An abandoned auto, in pristine condition, tucked away in some forgotten corner, just waiting to be rescued.
Some argue that the living conditions are terrible and a lot of people say that the living conditions are WAY to good.
Fact Checking Mitt Romney on Pre-Existing Conditions Fact Check: Mitt Romney on Obamacare and Pre Existing Conditions.
Any item may be returned within 30 days of receipt for the full refund less shipping and handling charges as long as the item is in salable condition ISA will determine whether the returned item is in good condition.

In science:

Obviously, Følner’s condition implies Reiter’s condition; however, the usual “slicing” isoperimetric techniques also allow one to prove the converse, so that Følner’s condition is equivalent to amenability.
Self-similarity and random walks
A class of triangulable regularity conditions Using the results from [Cz], we define a class T of regularity conditions and prove that every definable compact set in Rn has a definable C q triangulation with a T condition.
Definable triangulations with regularity conditions
Definition 4.14. A regularity condition Q is called a triangulable C q condition, if it is a W L condition of class C q and it has the conical property of class C q .
Definable triangulations with regularity conditions
The Whitney (B) and the Verdier conditions as T conditions In this section, using the results from [Cz], we will show that the Whitney (B) and the Verdier condition belong to the class of T conditions.
Definable triangulations with regularity conditions
The Whitney (B) condition as a W L condition In this section we will prove that the Whitney (B) condition is of type W L of class C q , q > 1.
Invariance of regularity conditions under definable, locally Lipschitz, weakly bi-Lipschitz mappings
There are three necessary conditions for such partitions to exist: the first is that the conditional entropy of T with respect to FY , which we denote by h(T |FY ), is less than or equal to log a, the second condition is that h(T |FX ) ≤ log b, and the third condition is that h(T ) ≤ log a + log b.
Generating Product Systems
The second main contribution is to give clearly all the coherence conditions for pseudodistributive laws: the eight core conditions that are part of the definition, the ninth, derivable, condition originally introduced in and the tenth, derivable, condition stated in .
On the coherence conditions for pseudo-distributive laws
There are known conditions for multi-dimensional RWRE in uniformly elliptic i.i.d environments that imply a law of large numbers with limn→∞ Xn /n =: vP 6= 0 (for example, Kalikow’s condition or conditions (T) and (T′ ) of Sznitman [9, 10, 11]).
Systems of one-dimensional random walks in a common random environment
Since conditions (b) and (c) imply condition (a), it follows that if we assume condition (b), then we need the other two conditions for our main result to hold.
Scaling limits for critical inhomogeneous random graphs with finite third moments
The boundary condition at the impurity site changes from λ → ∞ perfectly reflecting (Neumann boundary conditions) to λ → 0 perfectly transmitting (Dirichlet boundary conditions).
Quantum noise and entanglement generated by a local quantum quench
It then follows that Z is the central charge of a stability condition in U (B) and that this stability condition is in the boundary of U (A), i.e. this degeneration of the central charge corresponds to a degeneration of stability conditions as claimed.
Stability conditions, torsion theories and tilting
Even though the intersection of these two sets is equal to W C , there is no reason to hope that the sequentially conditioned random walk be equal to the conditional walk constructed in Section 2; this is a general fact about conditional probabilities.
Random walks conditioned to stay in Weyl chambers of type C and D
The second condition is called closed condition since it is equivalent to the closed condition of the related non-commutative symplectic 2-form, and this plays a crucial role in proving the properties of the potential defined in this paper.
Potentials of homotopy cyclic $\AI$-algebras
But in the absence of any T -duality, the conditions obeyed by A1 and A3 are A-model conditions, not B -model conditions.
The Omega Deformation, Branes, Integrability, and Liouville Theory
So now, mimicking the last sentence of the last paragraph, A4 − iA1 obeys an A-model condition, and A5 + iA3 obeys a B -model condition that is converted to an A-model condition by the T -duality on A3 .
The Omega Deformation, Branes, Integrability, and Liouville Theory