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  • n. Plural form of mode.


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  • Further, I wish to premise that by the use of the term modes of motion, in lieu of energy, the third Rule of Philosophy will be fulfilled.

    Aether and Gravitation

  • But when we consider substance as affected or varied by them, we use the term modes; when from this variation it may be denominated of such a kind, we adopt the term qualities [to designate the different modes which cause it to be so named]; and, finally, when we simply regard these modes as in the substance, we call them attributes.

    The Selections from the Principles of Philosophy

  • The level of technological improvement available to the mass transit modes is also possible with other competing modes.

    More Than The Tailpipe « PubliCola

  • The video, which also shows off new massively multiplayer “team” modes, is after the jump.

    We Were Promised Jetpacks « PubliCola

  • | Reply this game, with its 3 modes, is better than any final fantasy game. look into your heart and know the truth.

    EXTRALIFE – By Scott Johnson - Duck Hunt goes on a heroin binge at level 100

  • I couldn't take it, the fly wheels on the canons for shooting modes is just the way it should work.

    The Worlds Best Fishing Point-and-Shoot Camera?

  • Lack of realistic abort modes is what doomed the shuttle.

    NASA Leadership Vacuum - NASA Watch

  • Discussing the issue, he remarked, the fact that Lucas has allowed certain modes of fan cinema to gain public visibility and rejected others, has strong gender dimensions ….

    Is The Star Wars Fan Movie Challenge Sexist? | Fan Cinema Today

  • The emphasis on self-recognition and reflexivity — an ability to distance oneself from one's own formative discourses that is modeled and made possible by certain modes of "literary" reading — is what ties this vision of cosmopolitanism to secularism.


  • In the beginning that meant that the argument was with certain modes of formalism, and the main effort in my writing went into making the painting fully part of a world of transactions, interests, disputes, beliefs, “politics.”

    The State of Criticism


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