Associations to the word «Condition»

Wiktionary

CONDITION, noun. A logical clause or phrase that a conditional statement uses. The phrase can either be true or false.
CONDITION, noun. A requirement, term, or requisite.
CONDITION, noun. (legal) A clause in a contract or agreement indicating that a certain contingency may modify the principal obligation in some way.
CONDITION, noun. The health status of a medical patient.
CONDITION, noun. The state or quality.
CONDITION, noun. A particular state of being.
CONDITION, noun. (obsolete) The situation of a person or persons, particularly their social and/or economic class, rank.
CONDITION, verb. To subject to the process of acclimation.
CONDITION, verb. To subject to different conditions, especially as an exercise.
CONDITION, verb. (transitive) To place conditions or limitations upon.
CONDITION, verb. To shape the behaviour of someone to do something.
CONDITION, verb. (transitive) To treat (the hair) with hair conditioner.
CONDITION, verb. (transitive) To contract; to stipulate; to agree.
CONDITION, verb. (transitive) To test or assay, as silk (to ascertain the proportion of moisture it contains).
CONDITION, verb. (US) (colleges) (transitive) To put under conditions; to require to pass a new examination or to make up a specified study, as a condition of remaining in one's class or in college.
CONDITION, verb. To impose upon an object those relations or conditions without which knowledge and thought are alleged to be impossible.
CONDITION PRECEDENT, noun. (legal) a condition imposed on an agreement that must be satisfied before property is transferred between parties.
CONDITION PRECEDENT, noun. (legal) a condition depending upon an uncertain event which must be fulfilled before an obligation arises or a legal transaction takes effect.
CONDITION SUBSEQUENT, noun. (legal) A condition depending upon an uncertain event which, if fulfilled, brings an end to an obligation or legal transaction.

Dictionary definition

CONDITION, noun. A state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations".
CONDITION, noun. An assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else.
CONDITION, noun. A mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing; "the human condition".
CONDITION, noun. Information that should be kept in mind when making a decision; "another consideration is the time it would take".
CONDITION, noun. The state of (good) health (especially in the phrases `in condition' or `in shape' or `out of condition' or `out of shape').
CONDITION, noun. An illness, disease, or other medical problem; "a heart condition"; "a skin condition".
CONDITION, noun. (usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement; "the contract set out the conditions of the lease"; "the terms of the treaty were generous".
CONDITION, noun. The procedure that is varied in order to estimate a variable's effect by comparison with a control condition.
CONDITION, verb. Establish a conditioned response.
CONDITION, verb. Develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control; "Parents must discipline their children"; "Is this dog trained?".
CONDITION, verb. Specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement; "The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life"; "The contract stipulates the dates of the payments".
CONDITION, verb. Put into a better state; "he conditions old cars".
CONDITION, verb. Apply conditioner to in order to make smooth and shiny; "I condition my hair after washing it".

Wise words

Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.
Oliver Wendell Holmes