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  • n  a determining or causal element or factor
    education is an important determinant of one's outlook on life
  • n  the site on the surface of an antigen molecule to which an antibody attaches itself
  • n  a square matrix used to solve simultaneous equations
  • s  having the power or quality of deciding
    the determinative (or determinant) battle

  • The Commission's "social determinants" cover a vast territory, encompassing virtually every factor that can be changed in a person's life by applying reasonable political and .
  • This includes involvement in the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health, a study of environmental determinants of physical activity and inactivity patterns and obesity .
  • However, even though it is an extremely powerful determinant, partisanship is not really an immediate determinant of congressional vote choice.
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  • Corporate Culture: Does It Matter?
    While culture is considered to be a big part of the success of companies such as Whole Foods, it was not found to be a determinant of success across the board.        
    June 26, 2013 - The Motley Fool

  • Manmohan Singh in Reuters
    Singh said the manner of Europe's handling of its debt problems would be "a major determinant of which way the world economy evolves."
  • Geoff Dixon in The Age
    The biggest determinant in this industry without a doubt is fuel and who would know where fuel could be in three years time,Mr Dixon said.
  • Adm William Fallon in The Plain Dealer -
    Recommendations will consider the existing security situation, progress of the ISF (Iraqi Security Forces) and their readiness to assume responsibility for security,Fallon said. "The conditions on the ground will be a major determinant of...

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