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indeterminate
used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

4 uses
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Definition
unknown or uncertain
  • Through multiplication upon multiplication of facts, information, theories and hypotheses, it is science itself that is leading mankind from single absolute truths to multiple, indeterminate, relative ones.
    Part 2 (23% in)
  • In a laboratory situation, when your whole procedure goes haywire, when everything goes wrong or is indeterminate or is so screwed up by unexpected results you can't make head or tail out of anything, you start looking laterally.
    Part 2 (28% in)
  • They aren't at one, they aren't at zero, they're in an indeterminate state that has no meaning in terms of ones or zeros.
    Part 3 (95% in)
  • When your answer to a test is indeterminate it means one of two things: that your test procedures aren't doing what you think they are or that your understanding of the context of the question needs to be enlarged.
    Part 3 (96% in)

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