determination

The commitment of a cell to a particular path of differentiation, even though there may be no morphological features that reveal this determination. Generally irreversible, but in the case of imaginal discs of Drosophila that are maintained by serial passage, transdetermination may occur.

determination

  1. the act of determining the properties of something
  2. the quality of being determined to do or achieve something
  3. a position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration
  4. the act of making up your mind about something

Determination

Determination is a positive emotion that involves persevering towards a difficult goal in spite of obstacles. Determination occurs prior to goal attainment and serves to motivate behavior that will help achieve one’s goal. Empirical research suggests that people consider determination to be an emotion; in other words, determination is not just a...
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determination

(de-tur´mĭ-na´shәn) the establishment of the exact nature of an entity or event. embryonic determination the loss of pluripotentiality in any embryonic part and its start on the way to an unalterable fate. sex determination the process by which t...
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Determination

(Lat. determinare, to limit) The limitation of a reality or thought to a narrower field than its original one. In a monistic philosophy the original, single principle must be considered as narrowed down to various genera and species, and eventually to individual existence if such be admitted, in order to introduce that differentiation of reality w....
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determination

[n] - the quality of being determined to do or achieve something 2. [n] - the act of determining the properties of something
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Determination

• (n.) The act of defining a concept or notion by giving its essential constituents. • (n.) A flow, rush, or tendency to a particular part; as, a determination of blood to the head. • (n.) The act of determining the relations of an object, as regards genus and species; the referring of minerals, plants, or animals, to the species to ...
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determination

<cell biology> The committment of a cell to a particular path of differentiation, even though there may be no morphological features that reveal this determination. Generally irreversible, but in the case of imaginal discs of Drosophila that are maintained by serial passage, transdetermination may occur. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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determination

finding noun the act of determining the properties of something
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Determination

De·ter`mi·na'tion noun [ Latin determinatio boundary, end: confer French détermination .] 1. The act of determining, or the state of being determined. 2. Bringing to an end; termination; limit. « A speedy determination of that war.» Ludlow....
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Determination

local planning authority process to decide whether a proposed development requires planning permission.
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Determination

See notice of determination
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determination

the act of finding out the properties of something
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determination

Type: Term Pronunciation: dē-ter′mi-nā′shŭn Definitions: 1. A change, for the better or for the worse, in the course of a disease. 2. A general move toward a given point. 3. The measurement or estimation of any quantity or quality in scientific or laboratory investigation. 4. Discernment of a state or category (in diagnos...
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