unconditioned

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj unconditioned not conditional "unconditional surrender"
    • adj unconditioned not established by conditioning or learning "an unconditioned reflex"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Unconditioned Not conditioned or subject to conditions; unconditional.
    • Unconditioned (Metaph) Not subject to conditions or limitations; infinite; absolute; hence, inconceivable; incogitable.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • unconditioned Not subject to conditions; not an effect, accident, or result of circumstances.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Unconditioned un-kon-dish′und not subject to conditions or limitations: infinite: inconceivable
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Quotations

  • Mikhail Gorbachev
    Mikhail Gorbachev
    “The soviet people want full-blooded and unconditional democracy.”
  • Debra Winger
    Debra Winger
    “I have a thing with the camera. The lens is unconditional. It doesn't judge you.”
  • Elisabeth KuBler-Ross
    Elisabeth KuBler-Ross
    “If we make our goal to live a life of compassion and unconditional love, then the world will indeed become a garden where all kinds of flowers can bloom and grow.”
  • Brian Tracy
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    “The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance.”
  • John Robinson
    John Robinson
    “I never criticize a player until they are first convinced of my unconditional confidence in their abilities.”
  • King Jr. Martin Luther
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    “I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.”

Usage

In literature:

I've heard that he first required the banker to support him unconditionally before resuming the place.
"The Iron Furrow" by George C. Shedd
All you can say of it is that it is a conditioned effect of an unconditioned cause.
"Fashionable Philosophy and Other Sketches" by Laurence Oliphant
It did not sound like unconditional surrender.
"Destiny" by Charles Neville Buck
Job now humbles himself unconditionally before his Maker.
"Companion to the Bible" by E. P. Barrows
Again did the Entente force the peoples of the Central Powers to side unconditionally with the generals.
"In the World War" by Count Ottokar Czernin
All creatures in heaven and earth must submit themselves unconditionally to His holy will.
"The Excellence of the Rosary" by M. J. Frings
A demand upon the Indians, at this time, to surrender, unconditionally, would undoubtedly have been most cheerfully acceded to.
"Great Indian Chief of the West" by Benjamin Drake
Oh, fool, fool, fool, to believe that I could ever tighten my hold upon a man who had gained all he wished unconditionally!
"A Crooked Path" by Mrs. Alexander
A Cause, according to Mill, is "the invariable unconditional antecedent" of a given phenomenon.
"Logic" by Carveth Read
Only stick to that, and she will yield unconditionally within a fortnight.
"Adrift in New York" by Horatio Alger
A few of the states agreed to ratify the confederation unconditionally.
"The Life of George Washington, Vol. 3 (of 5)" by John Marshall
And now, peace, perfect, unconditioned, sublime peace, and rest, and silence.
"Violets and Other Tales" by Alice Ruth Moore
The National Government demanded in effect, unconditional surrender.
"The Victim" by Thomas Dixon
Devadatta extends to you the promise, if you but support his disciples, of an unconditional protection through his holiness.
"The Buddha" by Paul Carus
Our only alternative is unconditional surrender, and you know what that means.
"Mercenary" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
An official answer was returned requiring unconditional surrender.
"The Political History of England - Vol. X." by William Hunt
The unconditioned God is argued for only that it may serve as the basis for the belief in a personal one.
"Theism or Atheism" by Chapman Cohen
Illustrious novelist has unconditionally and absolutely declined.
"The Letters of Charles Dickens" by Charles Dickens
On this day, at one o'clock in the afternoon, the hostages were given their unconditional liberty.
"World's War Events, Vol. I" by Various
My only terms are the unconditional surrender of yourself and your accomplices.
"Marjorie" by Justin Huntly McCarthy
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In poetry:

Merit of perfect righteousness
I never had, yet never miss;
On this condition I have all,
Yet all is unconditional.
"The Believer's Riddle; or, the Mystery of Faith" by Ralph Erskine
On summer evenings when the religious sun stains
The gloom in the bar and the glasses surrender demurely
I think of Donovan whose surrender was unconditional,
That great thirst swallowed entirely.
"An Old Lament Renewed" by Vernon Scannell
Then the city of Havana surrendered unconditionally,
And terms were settled, and the harbour, forts, and city,
With a district of one hundred miles to the westward,
And loads of gold and silver were the British troops' reward.
"The Capture of Havana" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Advocate.comAs a mom, I like to think that my love for my children is unconditional.
Condemn West Deptford threats unconditionally .
UN INSPECTORS CAN RETURN UNCONDITIONALLY , IRAQ SAYS.
The 'Think Like a Man' star talks diversity of roles—from 'Underworld' to 'Unconditional'.
The Path of Unconditional Happiness.
Ugandan military chief Aronda Nyakayirima said on Tuesday after a meeting with Makenga that M23 had agreed to withdraw from Goma unconditionally.
Register of lands lobbies for unconditional release.
Lessons of unconditional love best equation of all There's one in every family, but I'm glad my brother John Robert is the youngest.
Michael Ealy's 'Unconditional' sheds light on the cradle to prison pipeline.
National Forgiveness Day, a celebration of unconditional love.
Condemn West Deptford threats unconditionally.
Unconditional , written and directed by Brent McCorkle, was inspired by true events.
We easily forget that God loves us unconditionally , that God rescues us, and that God died for us.
China Offers Sincere, Unconditional Help to Africa, Experts Say.
FDR's Policy of Unconditional Surrender.
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In science:

This function is 1-unconditional (i.e., reflection-invariant for the axis planes) and its covariance matrix is σ2 I .
Logconcave Random Graphs
The lengths of the unconditioned edges are now determined by the uniform selection from a simplex Σ” with ∼ N coordinates and RH S ∼ N .
Logconcave Random Graphs
Nazarov: On convex bodies and log-concave probability measures with unconditional basis, Geom.
Logconcave Random Graphs
The same estimate thus holds unconditionally w.h.p., and the result follows since every pendant tree is contained in some T ∗w .
On the spread of random graphs
A ≤ 1 , and therefore both implicit methods are unconditionally stable on this irregular cell structure, if we neglect the slow cell movements.
Precision and Stability Issues in VBL, the Virtual Biophysics Lab simulation program
However, the unconditional probability of G(Bn ) containing such a component tends to 0, as otherwise Gn would have positive probability of containing two components of order Θ(n), contradicting (6).
Duality in inhomogeneous random graphs, and the cut metric
The latter one can be strictly smaller than the one for the unconditional expectation.
Branching Random Walks in Space-Time Random Environment: Survival Probability, Global and Local Growth Rates
Indeed, current high-speed QKD set-ups often use either a) deterministic random number generation algorithms or b) repeatedly a fixed pattern and, therefore, are not really unconditionally secure.
Experimental demonstration of a high speed quantum random number generation scheme based on measuring phase noise of a single mode laser
We define Pe(W ) and Pc (W ) as the unconditional error probability and the unconditional collision probability of message W , respectively.
A New Approach to Random Access: Reliable Communication and Reliable Collision Detection
The unconditional law of this subtree is the law in (ii) above.
More Uses of Exchangeability: Representations of Complex Random Structures
CSI feedback bits used in the previous TTI (assuming that unconditioned CSI was fed back at that time).
Application Driven Joint Uplink-Downlink Optimization in Wireless Communications
Therefore, we are able to explicit the unconditional probability distributions for Xm (|B (t)|) and Xm (R2 (t)).
Stochastic velocity motions and processes with random time
The above method is explicit, unconditionally stable, the memory cost is O(M K L) and the computational cost per time step is O (M K L ln(M K L)).
Efficient numerical methods for computing ground states and dynamics of dipolar Bose-Einstein condensates
The unconditional probabilities for D are now given by taking expectations in conjunction with (6.13), so that it just remains to evaluate the terms Ek1 ,k2 φ(l, Z ).
The shortest distance in random multi-type intersection graphs
Klartag, B., A Berry-Esseen type inequality for convex bodies with an unconditional basis.
Variations on the Berry-Esseen theorem
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