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condition   (Sound)

KK Pronunciation

〔 kәnˋdIʃәn 〕

Pronunciation

〔 kәnˋdiʃәn 〕


Overview of noun condition

The noun condition has 8 senses


  • condition, status -- (a state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations")

  • condition, precondition, stipulation -- (an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else)

  • condition -- (a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing; "the human condition")

  • circumstance, condition, consideration -- (information that should be kept in mind when making a decision; "another consideration is the time it would take")

  • condition, shape -- (the state of (good) health (especially in the phrases `in condition' or `in shape' or `out of condition' or `out of shape'))

  • condition -- (an illness, disease, or other medical problem; "a heart condition"; "a skin condition")

  • condition, term -- ((usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement; "the contract set out the conditions of the lease"; "the terms of the treaty were generous")

  • condition, experimental condition -- (the procedure that is varied in order to estimate a variable's effect by comparison with a control condition)


Overview of verb condition

The verb condition has 5 senses


  • condition -- (establish a conditioned response)

  • discipline, train, check, condition -- (develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control; "Parents must discipline their children"; "Is this dog trained?")

  • stipulate, qualify, condition, specify -- (specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement; "The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life"; "The contract stipulates the dates of the payments")

  • condition -- (put into a better state; "he conditions old cars")

  • condition -- (apply conditioner to in order to make smooth and shiny; "I condition my hair after washing it")