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obvious meaning
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  • Obvious — Ob vi*ous, a. [L. obvius; ob (see {Ob }) + via way. See {Voyage}.] 1. Opposing; fronting. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] To the evil turn My obvious breast. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Exposed; subject; open; liable. [Obs.] Obvious to dispute. Milton. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Obvious-ness — Obvious Ob vi*ous, a. [L. obvius; ob (see {Ob }) + via way. See {Voyage}.] 1. Opposing; fronting. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] To the evil turn My obvious breast. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Exposed; subject; open; liable. [Obs.] Obvious to dispute.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • obvious interpretation — index connotation, content (meaning) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • obvious sense — index connotation, content (meaning) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • obvious — (adj.) 1580s, frequently met with, from L. obvius that is in the way, presenting itself readily, commonplace, from obviam (adv.) in the way, from ob against (see OB (Cf. ob )) + viam, accusative of via way (see VIA (Cf. via)). Meani …   Etymology dictionary

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  • meaning — mean|ing1 [ minıŋ ] noun *** 1. ) count or uncount the thing, action, feeling, idea, etc. that a word or words represent: Move this word and you change the meaning of the sentence. get/catch someone s meaning (=understand what they are saying): I …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • meaning — I UK [ˈmiːnɪŋ] / US [ˈmɪnɪŋ] noun Word forms meaning : singular meaning plural meanings *** 1) [countable/uncountable] the thing, action, feeling, idea etc that a word or words represent Move this word and you change the meaning of the sentence.… …   English dictionary

  • meaning postulates — Term employed by Carnap as a proposed explanation of analyticity . The idea is that we can lay down a logical connection (x is a bachelor →x is not married) as a postulate governing the two predicates ‘bachelor’ and ‘married’; the analyticity… …   Philosophy dictionary

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