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determination

noun

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1 firm or unwavering adherence to one's purpose
  • the determination with which the pioneers settled the land despite many hardships and setbacks

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2 a position arrived at after consideration
  • a determination by the judge regarding an appropriate sentence

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3 an opinion arrived at through a process of reasoning
  • his determination of the truth of the matter

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The first known use of determination was in the 14th century

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“Determination.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/determination. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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