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generality

je nuh ra luh tee

  • n  an idea or conclusion having general application
  • n  the quality of being general or widespread or having general applicability

  • In Hollywood, a sculptor named Yucca Salamunich, after carefully considering the subject of legs, was ready to make a generality: "Yunnhh! Hollywood con nects legs with sex.
  • As a very broad generality, it usually is safe to figure that the average refrigerator will require kilowatt hours about equal to the average lighting load in the average .
  • But the generality is at least excusable, such is the lugubriousness of his humor: item, "The Three Tall Men" of the present volume.
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  • Max Mosley in France24
    In his letter to the teams, Mosley said: "In particular (though without limiting the generality of this request) the FIA wishes to receive copies of any electronic communications (howsoever conveyed or stored) which may be relevant to this case and...
  • Adrian Lamo in Macleans.ca
    A lot of people have labelled me a snitch,Lamo says. "I guess I deserve that on this one but not as a generality: I'm contacted on a daily basis by all kinds of people who confess to all kinds of federal crimes. I have never once turned...
  • Harry Reid in Washington Post
    I would be very, very confident, I have not read this (amendment), but I'm confident, in real generality ...... that I can support him,Reid told reporters.

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