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Determinate

De`ter´mi`nate
a.1.Having defined limits; not uncertain or arbitrary; fixed; established; definite.
Quantity of words and a determinate number of feet.
- Dryden.
2.Conclusive; decisive; positive.
The determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God.
- Acts ii. 23.
3.Determined or resolved upon.
My determinate voyage.
- Shak.
4.Of determined purpose; resolute.
More determinate to do than skillful how to do.
- Sir P. Sidney.
Determinate inflorescence
(Bot.) that in which the flowering commences with the terminal bud of a stem, which puts a limit to its growth; - also called centrifugal inflorescence.
Determinate problem
(Math.) a problem which admits of a limited number of solutions.
Determinate quantities
(Math.) those that are finite in the number of values or solutions, that is, in which the conditions of the problem or equation determine the number.
v. t.1.To bring to an end; to determine. See Determine.
Adj.1.determinate - precisely determined or limited or defined; especially fixed by rule or by a specific and constant cause; "a determinate distance"; "a determinate number"; "determinate variations in animals"
Antonyms:
indeterminate, undetermined - not precisely determined or established; not fixed or known in advance; "of indeterminate age"; "a zillion is a large indeterminate number"; "an indeterminate point of law"; "the influence of environment is indeterminate"; "an indeterminate future"
2.determinate - not continuing to grow indefinitely at the apex; "determinate growth"
Antonyms:
indeterminate - having a capacity for continuing to grow at the apex; "an indeterminate stem"
3.determinate - supplying or being a final or conclusive settlement; "a definitive verdict"; "a determinate answer to the problem"
Synonyms: definitive

DETERMINATE. That which is ascertained; what is particularly designated; as, if I sell you my horse Napoleon, the article sold is here determined. This is very different from a contract by which I would have sold you a horse, without a particular designation of any horse. 1 Bouv. Inst. n. 947, 950.

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