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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Of, relating to, or in accordance with laws.

Usage examples (39)
  • The laws linking mind and brain are what Feigl (1958) calls nomological danglers, that is, brute facts added onto the body of integrated physical law.
  • She explains their more or less general domain of application in terms of causal capacities and arrangements she calls nomological machines (Cartwright 1989; Cartwright...
  • This way, one might have interaction yet preserve a kind of nomological closure, in the sense that no laws are infringed.
  • A crescent sun is a chimera, a nomological impossibility. for more
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