environmental condition

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n environmental condition the state of the environment
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Quotations

  • William J. Durant
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    “Moral codes adjust themselves to environmental conditions.”

Usage

In literature:

For this adaptation to be effective the environmental conditions must be controlled by the laws of hygiene.
"How to Teach" by George Drayton Strayer and Naomi Norsworthy
Similar environmental conditions obtain in other districts.
"Report of the Special Committee on Moral Delinquency in Children and Adolescents" by Oswald Chettle Mazengarb et al.
In the course of time, however, an important change took place in environmental conditions.
"Sex and Society" by William I. Thomas
They vary within all possible limits; and always in terms of environmental conditions.
"Theism or Atheism" by Chapman Cohen
Controlling factors must be looked for in historical, ethnological, and environmental conditions.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
Sex here is dependent on, and would seem to have arisen through, differences in environmental conditions.
"The Truth About Woman" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
It is also a matter of demonstration that these religious experiences are strictly determined by environmental conditions.
"Religion & Sex" by Chapman Cohen
Once begun, growth is more or less continuous as long as environmental conditions permit foraging.
"Natural History of the Ornate Box Turtle, Terrapene ornata ornata Agassiz" by John M. Legler
Many characters used in the separation of the two subspecies are known to be influenced by environmental conditions, especially temperature.
"Geographic Variation in the North American Cyprinid Fish, Hybopsis gracilis" by Leonard J. Olund
Lichens are of interest because of their ability to survive and thrive under extreme environmental conditions on Earth.
"Significant Achievements in Space Bioscience 1958-1964" by National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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In news:

The sophisticated military electronic systems aboard helicopters, missiles, and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) must provide superior performance while being subjected to severe environmental conditions.
The federal Environmental Protection Agency has reached agreement with one of Alaska's largest shipping companies, providing a conditional waiver for new fuel standards while Totem Ocean Trailer Express converts to cleaner-burning fuel.
The culprit was sodium ferrocyanide, which became toxic to fish under certain environmental conditions.
THE blackouts that left hundreds of millions of Indians sweltering in the dark last month underscored the status of air-conditioning as one of the world's most vexing environmental quandaries.
Using genes as interchangeable parts, synthetic biologists design cellular circuits that can perform new functions, such as sensing environmental conditions.
Olive Branch Elementary parents continue probe of environmental conditions.
Olive Branch Elementary parents continue probe of environmental conditions .
They're environmentally sensitive, they reflect the conditions of the ecosystems better and more obvious than most other species.
Advantage Sites meet a specific set of criteria that cover size, zoning, accessibility, infrastructure and environmental and geotechnical conditions.
Olive Branch Elementary parents continue probe of environmental conditions.
The worsening weather and environmental conditions connected with climate change.
For over 30 years, Onset HOBO® data loggers have been widely recognized as the industry standard for measuring and recording environmental conditions such as temperature, humidity, conductivity, salinity, water level, rainfall, soil and more.
Qualifying microwave components for use in space-based systems requires an extensive set of mechanical, electrical, and environmental tests to ensure that the component can survive the harshest conditions.
Conditions are likely Tuesday for increased ground-level ozone concentrations in several South Carolina counties according to the state Department of Health and Environmental Control.
South Fraser Perimeter Road failed to meet environmental conditions: documents.
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In science:

Even so, excitation of an electron on one molecule, and transfer of that electron to a succession of different molecules involves the ordinary building blocks of biology; collisions between specific molecules in the right environmental conditions.
A review of Johnjoe McFadden's book ``Quantum Evolution''
Molecular regions in the Galaxy exist within a wide range of environmental conditions.
The Equilibrium State of Molecular Regions in the Outer Galaxy
Furthermore, the same genotype can give rise to different phenotypes, depending on the environmental conditions during development.
Biological Evolution and Statistical Physics
Given the different environmental conditions with respect to supernova remnants, these are interesting issues for a broad exploration of shock acceleration physics.
Numerical Modeling of Gamma Radiation from Galaxy Clusters
The photoelectric yield, and the energy of the photoelectrons, is of course affected by the charge on the grain, and therefore depends on the environmental conditions.
Astrophysics of Dust in Cold Clouds
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