conditions conditions  /kən ˈdɪ ʃənz/


  1. (n) the prevailing context that influences the performance or the outcome of a process
  2. (n) the set of circumstances that affect someone's welfare
  3. (n) the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation


  1. Judge sets conditions of release for Moorhead father accused in 5-month-old daughter's death

    MOORHEAD - A judge this morning set conditions for release for Andrew J. Sandstrom, 24, Moorhead, who appeared in Clay County District Court on a charge of second-degree manslaughter in the death of his 5-month-old daughter.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Fargo Forum

  2. Euro bailout fund conditions complicate efforts to separate bad banks and sovereigns

    By Ingrid Melander and Ilona Wissenbach LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Euro zone finance ministers on Thursday agreed on how its bailout fund can invest in troubled banks, but imposed so many conditions that they may not completely succeed in their goal of separating problem banks from their indebted home countries. The 500 billion-euro bailout fund was originally set up to help struggling governments ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Weather conditions help set Grandfather Mountain apart

    Weather conditions help to set Grandfather Mountain apart. In May, heading into Memorial Day weekend, daytime temperatures were in the 30s and winds were gusting to near 60 miles per hour.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: News 14 Carolina


  1. "This time physically I'm fitter," Djokovic said. "Those were very strange conditions and circumstances. I had to play three very long matches in three days and couldn't hold on in the semifinal. This time everything is in order and Ill give...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Novak Djokovic Source: The Associated Press

  2. Obama said as much in his speech at West Point: "Just as we have done in Iraq, we will execute this transition responsibly, taking into account conditions on the ground."
    on Dec 1, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "By all means, we have to give hope that we shall restore the city, return all the refugees and create all conditions for that. I think the entire world will be helping us, because we two peoples have the goodwill to live in peace and friendship...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Roza Otunbayeva Source: CNN

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