A logical clause or phrase that a conditional statement uses. The phrase can either be true or false. (noun)
A requirement, term, or requisite. (noun)
The health status of a medical patient. (noun)
The state or quality. (noun)
A particular state of being. (noun)
The situation of a person or persons, particularly their social and/or economic class, rank. (noun)
To subject to the process of acclimation. (verb)
To subject to different conditions, especially as an exercise. (verb)
To place conditions or limitations upon. (verb)
To shape the behaviour of someone to do something. (verb)
To treat (the hair) with hair conditioner. (verb)
To contract; to stipulate; to agree. (verb)
To test or assay, as silk (to ascertain the proportion of moisture it contains). (verb)
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. (verb)
Examples of word condition
"The country is in such a condition, that if we delay longer some fair measure of reform, sufficient at least to satisfy the more moderate, and much more, if we refuse all reform whatsoever -- I say, if _we adopt so unwise a policy, the country is in such a condition_ that we may precipitate a revolution."
In general, _an interest is an unsatisfied capacity, corresponding to an unrealized condition, and it is predisposition to such rearrangement as would tend to realize the indicated condition_.
If any doubt about the valid administration is left, the infant after delivery should be carefully baptized _under condition_, as it is called; that is, with the condition added that, if the former ceremony was validly conferred, there is no intention of giving a second baptism.
Matters went on pretty well with us until my master was seized with a severe fit of illness, in consequence of which his literary scheme was completely defeated, and his condition in life materially injured; of course, the glad tones of encouragement which I had been accustomed to hear were changed into expressions of condolence, and sometimes assurances of unabated friendship; but then it must be remembered that I, the handsomest blue coat, was _still in good condition_, and it will perhaps appear, that if I were not my master's
_condition precedent_; -- but the meeting disregard it -- reject the condition, and gravely resolve to accept _a resignation_, which had not yet been tendered to them.