from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. With all other factors or things remaining the same.
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- adv. other things being equal; with all other things or factors remaining the same.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Literally, other things being equal; being evenly matched in other respects; other conditions corresponding, etc.: as, ceteris paribus, a large man is generally stronger than a small one.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. all other things being equal
This means that, ceteris paribus, regarding glaciers we stand to possibly lose 0.3% of the planetary ice in 600 years …
P1 If it is possible for the product of a world-actualizing action performed by some being to have been better, then, ceteris paribus, it is possible for that action to have been better.
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