What is determine?

  • (verb): Fix conclusively or authoritatively.
    Synonyms: set
    See also — Additional definitions below

Determine

Determine (1951–1972), was an American Thoroughbred race horse. In a racing career which lasted from 1953 through 1955, the California-trained colt ran forty-four times and won eighteen races. His best season was 1954 when he became the first gray horse to win the Kentucky Derby.

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Captive Killer Whales - Captivity Conditions - Nutrition and Medical Care
... Each batch of fish is carefully tested to determine its nutritive composition, and each orca's weight, activity and health is carefully monitored to ... therapeutic drug monitoring are used to accurately determine the doses and avoid toxicity ...
Shifting Bottleneck Heuristic - Procedure
... Make Graph Determine starting makespan Determine optimal sequence for bottleneck machine (Considering precedence constraints) Perform an iteration Lowest maximum ...
Amphibious Reconnaissance - Mission Role
... for amphibious reconnaissance patrols included To determine characteristics of beaches available for landing, and report same to commander at sea ... To determine location, strength, and composition of troops in landing area ... To determine road net and be prepared to meet and guide elements of landing force ...
Mold Growth, Assessment, And Remediation - Assessment
... The first step in an assessment is to determine if mold is present ... If mold is growing and visible this helps determine the level of remediation that is necessary ... The investigation goals should be to locate indoor mold growth to determine how to correct the moisture problem and remove contamination safely and effectively ...
Determine - Pedigree
... Pedigree of Determine (USA), gray stallion 1951 Sire Alibhai ch. 1938 Hyperion ch ...

More definitions of "determine":

  • (verb): Fix in scope; fix the boundaries of; the tree determines the border of the property.
  • (verb): After a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study.
    Synonyms: find, find out, ascertain

Famous quotes containing the word determine:

    Many readers judge of the power of a book by the shock it gives their feelings—as some savage tribes determine the power of muskets by their recoil; that being considered best which fairly prostrates the purchaser.
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)

    Only in the most unusual cases is it useful to determine whether a book is good or bad; for it is just as rare for it to be one or the other. It is usually both.
    Robert Musil (1880–1942)

    Actors work and slave—and it is the color of your hair that can determine your fate in the end.
    Helen Hayes (1900–1993)