from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In medieval universities, the act of qualifying for a degree by keeping the act. See act, 5.
  • Having the power of fixing; directing, regulating, or controlling: as, determining influences or conditions.

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  • verb Present participle of determine.

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  • adjective having the power or quality of deciding


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