Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Laid down; prescriptive; arbitrary.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Laid down; absolute or positive, as a law.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Laid down; absolute or positive, like a law.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek. See thesis and compare hypothetical.

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