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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Shifting Bottleneck Heuristic - Procedure
... Make Graph Determine starting makespan Determine optimal sequence for bottleneck machine (Considering precedence constraints) Perform an iteration Lowest maximum lateness Branch and bound technique Include ...
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 determine any special dietary requirements ... principles and therapeutic drug monitoring are used to accurately determine the doses and avoid toxicity ...
Determine - Pedigree
... Pedigree of Determine (USA), gray stallion 1951 Sire Alibhai ch. 1938 Hyperion ch ...
Amphibious Reconnaissance - Mission Role
... 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 ... should be to locate indoor mold growth to determine how to correct the moisture problem and remove contamination safely and effectively ...

More definitions of "determine":

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

Famous quotes containing the word determine:

    All the sciences are now under an obligation to prepare for the future task of philosopher, which is to solve the problem of value, to determine the rank order of values.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    The nature of language may determine what most people say, but I always speak my own meaning.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)

    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)