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Context

Con`text´
a.1.Knit or woven together; close; firm.
The coats, without, are context and callous.
- Derham.
n.1.The part or parts of something written or printed, as of Scripture, which precede or follow a text or quoted sentence, or are so intimately associated with it as to throw light upon its meaning.
v. t.1.To knit or bind together; to unite closely.
Noun1.context - discourse that surrounds a language unit and helps to determine its interpretation
2.context - the set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation or event; "the historical context"
Synonyms: circumstance

CONTEXT. The general series or composition of a law, contract, covenant, or agreement.
     2. When, there is any obscurity in the words of an agreement or law, the context must be considered in its construction, for it must be performed according to the intention of its framers. 2 Cowen, 781,; 3 Miss. 447 1 Harringt. 154; 6 John. 43; 5 Gill & John. 239; 3 B. & P. 565; 8 East, 80 1 Dall. 426; 4 Dall. 340; 3 S. & R. 609 See Construction; Interpretation.

context - That which surrounds, and gives meaning to, something else.

In a grammar it refers to the symbols before and after the symbol under consideration. If the syntax of a symbol is independent of its context, the grammar is said to be context-free.
alentours, ambiance, ambience, ambit, background, borderlands, circle, circuit, circumambiencies, circumjacencies, circumstances, compass, entourage, environing circumstances, environment, environs, existing conditions, frame of reference, framework, full particulars, gestalt, habitat, ins and outs, milieu, neighborhood, outposts, outskirts, perimeter, periphery, precincts, purlieus, set of conditions, setting, situation, status quo, structure, suburbs, surround, surroundings, total environment, total situation, vicinage, vicinity, whole picture
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Conterminant
Conterminate
Conterminous
Conterranean
Contesseration
Contest
Contestable
Contestant
Contestatio litis
Contestation
contested
contestee
contester
Contestingly
Contestio litis eget terminos contradictaris
Contex
-- Context --
context clash
context of use
context switch
context-free
context-sensitive menu
contextual
contextual definition
contextually
Contextually Communicating Sequential Processes
Contextural
Contexture
Contextured
Conticent
Contignation
Contiguate
Contiguity
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