Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. factum, fr. facere, to make or do. Cf. Feat Affair Benefit Defect Fashion, and -fy
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. factum—facĕre, to make.
It is upon the unity of all life that theosophy bases its declaration of universal brotherhood, regarding it as a fact in nature.
"Elementary Theosophy" by L. W. Rogers
About these two sets of facts there can be no reasonable doubt.
"Religion & Sex" by Chapman Cohen
I always wanted facts, tangible, concrete, irrefutable facts, not hypotheses.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
From that moment I was safe; but I was too cunning to let the fact appear.
"The Record of Nicholas Freydon" by A. J. (Alec John) Dawson
For the character of the fact is the beauty of the fact.
"The Painter in Oil" by Daniel Burleigh Parkhurst
The fact is merely recorded as received; nothing further has transpired regarding these persons.
"When Ghost Meets Ghost" by William Frend De Morgan
Perception does not alter the facts, but takes them as they are; movement alters the facts or produces new facts.
"Psychology" by Robert S. Woodworth
It is a fact of life toward which all other facts make.
"The Kempton-Wace Letters" by Jack London
It is so easy, as I realise full well, to interpret facts by the bias of one's own wishes.
"The Position of Woman in Primitive Society" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
Whether the causal sequence holds or not as a matter of fact, we depend upon it if we believe in it as a matter of fact.
"Logic, Inductive and Deductive" by William Minto
Well —- time will settle
whether that has mettle!
We find these facts we're getting
"Table Hymn" by Jonas Hallgrimsson
"Practice makes perfect," so they say.
It may be true. The fact is
That I unhappily am not
Yet perfect in my Practice.
"Mathematics" by Arthur Clement Hilton
A mingled mesh it seems
Of facts and fancy's gleams;
I scarce have power
From hour to hour
To separate things from dreams.
"Retrospect " by Martin Farquhar Tupper
Ranged themselves in winsome words;
Then in sentences. Indeed,
Quite before she knew the fact,
Margery had learned to read.
"Goody Two-Shoes" by Clara Doty Bates
From scheme and creed the light goes out,
The saintly fact survives;
The blessed Master none can doubt
Revealed in holy lives.
"The Friend’s Burial" by John Greenleaf Whittier
I know thy father thine and mine:
Thou the great fact hast bared:
Master, the mighty words are thine—
Such I had never dared!
"The Disciple" by George MacDonald
I do have my reasons for sharing this information beyond the fact that it makes me very happy.
For any voters in Congressional District One who are undecided as to whether to vote for incumbent Rick Renzi, or challenger Paul Babbitt, a few facts may be in order.
It's the four in twelve number that shocks me, and the fact that it's not just at major sporting events.
The story line of Muslim persecution in the United States has always been a matter of anecdotes and perception, not facts.
For those experiencing loss the results of studies like this can therefore be hugely helpful in pointing to the fact that bereavement can be a traumatic experience.
Flooding in the Schoharie valley is a fact of life, though the New York City DEP can help control the volume of it.
So busy, in fact, he rarely has had time to vote.
The fact that this little girl is having a one on one talk with her little brother about life, even if it's when he's two.
And yeah, she's quite stupid and incredibly insensitive for wearing it, but perhaps even dumber is the fact that either she or a friend (another Cowboys cheerleader) posted the pictures on Facebook.
This may reflect growing awareness of the problems of overdiagnosis and overtreatment—and the fact that many men die with prostate cancer but not from it.
In fact, they thrive on it.
On February 23, 2008, the American Birkebiener will, in fact, celebrate its 35th annual running.
Some parents are outraged at the fact that 13 New York schools have now began administering the Plan B pill as well as other birth control.
That fact is no less the case today with black and white among this fall's biggest fashion trends.
Fact-Based Uplifting Sports Drama Directed by: John Lee Hancock ( The Alamo ) Starring: Sandra Bullock, Quinton Aaron, Tim McGraw, Ray McKinnon, Kathy Bates, Jae Head.
The fact that the Wound theory lacks a deﬁnite dimensionless coupling is presumably related to the fact that the Wound limit removes the dilaton from the spectrum of the theory.
IIA/B, Wound and Wrapped
The proof of this fact is not hard, it goes exactly as the classiﬁcation of the ruled surfaces over an elliptic curve with e = 0 (see e.g. [Ha, V, Theorem 2.15]) and we will later give a more geometrical proof of this fact in 3.1.
A Simple Proof that Rational Curves on K3 are Nodal
The fact that the regularization of the membrane theory on a Riemann surface of any genus gives rise to a family of theories with U (N ) symmetry can be related to the fact that the symmetry group of area-preserving diffeomorphisms on the membrane can be approximated by U (N ) for a surface of any genus.
M(atrix) Theory: Matrix Quantum Mechanics as a Fundamental Theory
The fact that the estimate involves the Sobolev-norm of the derivative of ϕ rather than the Sobolev-norm of ϕ itself is due to the fact that γ ω r (α) is non-random when the function α is a constant.
Universal bounds on the selfaveraging of random diffraction measures
The fact that the kinetic term of BF theory is quadratic in the ﬁeld is linked to the fact that the 1-form connection A propagates along edges of ∆∗ and therefore each propagator has two endpoints.
Spinfoam models for M-theory