unilateralism

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n unilateralism the doctrine that nations should conduct their foreign affairs individualistically without the advice or involvement of other nations
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Usage

In literature:

Hare-lip may be unilateral or double, and may or may not include the palatine arch.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Picture to yourself the unilateral development, the imminent danger of a spinal curvature.
"The Valley of Fear" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Picture to yourself the unilateral development, the imminent danger of a spinal curvature.
"The Valley of Fear" by Arthur Conan Doyle
This treaty is unilateral, not reciprocal.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by James D. Richardson
If the affection be unilateral, it is one thing; if it be recippercal, it is another.
"The Bread-winners" by John Hay
In cases where the disease is unilateral and atrophy is not of too long standing, recovery is possible in vigorous subjects.
"Lameness of the Horse" by John Victor Lacroix
It is met with in adults, is almost invariably unilateral, and develops without apparent cause.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Man of unilateral reciprocity!
"A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume II (of II)" by Augustus de Morgan
It is nearly twice as common in boys as in girls, and is slightly more frequently bilateral than unilateral.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
Horizontal-unilateral: Spur; half-long; cane.
"Manual of American Grape-Growing" by U. P. Hedrick
Several of its provisions are maintained by unilateral Austrian laws.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 7" by Various
There's authority, but it's not all unilateral and imperious.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
A few specimens are unilateral, and the tips are of varying sizes in different individuals.
"Phylogeny of the Waxwings and Allied Birds" by M. Dale Arvey
Your State Department has been distributing judicious hints that a unilateral policy toward Franco will upset the apple cart.
"The Five Arrows" by Allan Chase
Hernia is often an expression of hereditary defect (Le Double) taking the unilateral line of least resistance.
"Degeneracy" by Eugene S. Talbot
Unilateral neuritis has a different causation, depending upon an inflammation, mainly perineuritic, of the nerve in the orbit.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 1" by Various
The neurosis was unilateral, the right side alone being affected.
"New, Old, and Forgotten Remedies: Papers by Many Writers" by Various
The course of bilateral orchitis is longer by forty-eight hours than that of the unilateral form, and the attending fever is more intense.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
Form usually flattened, mouth unilateral.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 5" by Various
In the second, unilateral stimulus acts directly on the responding organ.
"Life Movements in Plants, Volume II, 1919" by Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose
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In news:

Obama has increasingly acted unilaterally since the debt ceiling debacle of 2011, and Howell believes we will continue to see Obama as a reserved leader and a moderate.
Warn President Against Unilateral Action that Could Send Wrong Signal Abroad.
Business Perspectives Unilateral pricing policy not good news for consumers.
Israel Declares Unilateral Cease-fire in Gaza.
Unilateral Strike Called a Model For US Operations in Pakistan.
Unilateralism , Protests, Media Coverage.
A front for American unilateralism .
Unilateralism Is Not a Crime.
Dean assails Bush on ' unilateralism '.
We won't " unilaterally disarm" super PACs.
Assemblyman introduces bill to prevent Christie from unilaterally privatizing N.J. On December 12, 2012 at 10:51 AM.
The Post-Standard's weekly news quiz: The Quiz unilaterally declares itself a caucus of one.
The pork that earlier this year was unilaterally sworn off (to public praise) by House Republicans, who appear to be ready to do the same even in their new majority.
The garlic doesn't stay on, and they're unilaterally served cold.
Perhaps before we claim the Birk inquest as a unilateral victory for the people of Seattle, we should put the decision into the context of state law and also 40 years of inquests .
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In science:

They can all be solved through Linear Complementary Problems (LCP) algorithms. We use GVM's unilateral constraints solver .
Passive Control Architecture for Virtual Humans
Unilateral deviation from mutual defection decreases the payoff and hence mutual defection represents the only Nash equilibrium [51, 69] but mutual cooperation corresponds to the social optimum (b − c > 0).
Stochastic evolutionary game dynamics
The test is local and non disruptive: it can be unilaterally performed at any time by either Alice or Bob during the production of the key, and together with the Bell inequality test.
A Fair Sampling Test for Ekert Protocol
Regarding Theorem 3.2.2, we note that classical unilateral and bilateral weighted shifts are always closed, but their higher powers may not be closed.
A non-hyponormal operator generating Stieltjes moment sequences
Informally, a strategy profile is an NE if no player can improve her payoff by unilateral deviation.
Game Theoretical Modelling for Dynamic Spectrum Access in TV Whitespace
We observe, from both theoretical and experimental results, that the quantum move UA = UB = iZ proposed originally in dominates all classical ones and it is also a Nash equilibrium with a better outcome than UA = UB = iX since no player can improve his respective payoff by changing unilaterally his strategy.
Playing a quantum game on polarization vortices
Let M = graph u|S0 be a compact, space-like hypersurface represented in a Gaussian coordinate system with unilateral bounded principal curvatures, e.g.
Hypersurfaces of prescribed curvature in Lorentzian manifolds
But, most of these unilateral solutions do not exist under confinement.
Seriously incomplete consideration of the situation, with the consequent limitation to the resulting unilateral actions, actions which cannot but turn out to be unsuccessful.
Difficulties with Learning and Teaching Calculus
Not all isometries on a complex Hilbert space are unitary or even essentially unitary; that is, unitary modulo the compacts. A unilateral shift of infinite multiplicity is a counterexample.
Essentially Reductive Weighted Shift Hilbert Modules
T is the C ∗ -algebra generated by the unilateral shift S on H is such an example by the remark 1.3-(i) and the fact tsr(T ) 6= 1.(See [14, 4.13].) However, there is a C ∗ -algebra of stable rank one which serve as an answer for question (1).
Some examples of lifting problems from quotient algebras
For the supported layer, the planes perpendicular to the substrate are constrained to have the same interatomic spacing as that of the substrate so that the elastic deformation is unilateral, at an atomic scale, and along the pore axis.
Influence of Elastic Strains on the Adsorption Process in Porous Materials. An Experimental Approach
It is easier to make this estimation for the supported layer, since the deformation is unilateral.
Influence of Elastic Strains on the Adsorption Process in Porous Materials. An Experimental Approach
The deformation is unilateral (along the pore axis) for the supported layer, while the membrane is also submitted to transversal deformations.
Influence of Elastic Strains on the Adsorption Process in Porous Materials. An Experimental Approach
I , (3) The operator Θ(z ) is similar to a unilateral shift for every z ∈ D.
Canonical Models For Bi-Isometries
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