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Definitions

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  • n. the state of being conclusive

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality of being conclusive; decisiveness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being conclusive or decisive of argument or doubt; the power of determining opinion or of settling a question.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the quality of being final or definitely settled

Etymologies

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Examples

  • "conclusiveness" of the conclusive reasons implied by rights assertions in recognition of the fact that, as we have seen, some rights have priority to others, and that few if any rights outweigh absolutely all non-right considerations in all circumstances.

    Rights

  • Of more interest, however, is his link, to a column by Margaret Wente that lacks the forceful conclusiveness of many of her other pieces, and raises some profoundly important issues.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • ” Indeed, for Gross and others, the “cultural arena” of a courthouse and the “legal case” at stake “could fix the identity of an individual or an entire national group with a conclusiveness that was hard to overturn.

    Discourse.net: SSRN: Legal Studies Research Paper Series University Of Miami School Of Law Vol. 3, No. 7

  • "Then she can go to hell for all we care," he said, with emphatic conclusiveness.

    CHAPTER XLVI

  • He had to admit, there was a part of him that did want to get physically closer to the picketers and hear what they had to say, with the hopes they would be able to utter something about his deviance that would convince him with conclusiveness, elusive conclusiveness, that he had to abandon his ways.

    A Country Called AMREEKA

  • For everyone else, the climate debate has been for decades now about the degree of conclusiveness of the evidence, measured against the practicalities of reducing carbon output.

    Unthinking cap

  • There is some evidence but not enough for conclusiveness.

    Spiritual Teachings of the Avatar

  • Richardson said he decided against a pardon because of a lack of conclusiveness and the historical ambiguity as to why Gov.

    Governor declines to pardon outlaw Billy the Kid

  • I, in no way, make a claim to finality or conclusiveness as to arguments.

    America v Germany

  • If you don't claim conclusiveness to the arguments, fine.

    America v Germany

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