Fact

  • 1 fact — n [Latin factum deed, real happening, something done, from neuter of factus, past participle of facere to do, make] 1: something that has actual existence: a matter of objective reality 2: any of the circumstances of a case that exist or are… …

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  • 2 Fact — (f[a^]kt), n. [L. factum, fr. facere to make or do. Cf. {Feat}, {Affair}, {Benefit}, {Defect}, {Fashion}, and { fy}.] 1. A doing, making, or preparing. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] A project for the fact and vending Of a new kind of fucus, paint for… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 FACT — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …

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  • 4 Fact — 〈[ fæ̣kt] m. 6; umg.〉 Faktum, Tatsache ● das sind die Facts [engl.] * * * Fact [fækt ], der; s, s <meist Pl.> [engl. fact < lat. factum, ↑ 1Faktum]: Tatsache[nmaterial]. * * * FACT,   Abkürzung für Flanagan Aptitude …

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  • 5 FACT — may refer to:*Federation Against Copyright Theft *Federation of American Consumers and Travelers *FACT ( facilitates chromatin transcription ), a protein factor affecting eukaryotic cells *FACT centre (Foundation for Creative Arts Technology), a… …

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  • 6 Fact — For other uses, see Fact (disambiguation). A fact (derived from the Latin Factum, see below) is something that has really occurred or is actually the case. The usual test for a statement of fact is verifiability, that is whether it can be shown… …

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  • 7 fact — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ important, interesting, relevant, salient ▪ You must look at all the relevant facts. ▪ basic, simple ▪ …

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  • 8 fact — factful, adj. /fakt/, n. 1. something that actually exists; reality; truth: Your fears have no basis in fact. 2. something known to exist or to have happened: Space travel is now a fact. 3. a truth known by actual experience or observation;… …

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  • 9 fact — Wittgenstein wrote that the world was the totality of facts, not of things. But although facts have the nice solid ring about them that opposes them to such things as values or theories, they prove to be slippery items out of which to build… …

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  • 10 Fact — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Fact », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Fact, mot anglais pour un fait, peut faire… …

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  • 11 fact — noun Etymology: Latin factum, from neuter of factus, past participle of facere Date: 15th century 1. a thing done: as a. obsolete feat b. crime < accessory after the fact > c. archaic …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 12 fact — See: IN FACT, MATTER OF FACT …

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  • 13 FACT — Cape Town International …

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  • 14 fact — noun /fækt/ a) Action; the realm of action. She was empassiond at that piteous act, / With zelous enuy of Greekes cruell fact, / Against that nation [...]. b) An honest observation. He had become an accessory after the fact. Ant: fiction See Also …

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  • 15 fact — There is no such thing as a false fact. Therefore, true fact and true facts are wordy expressions. Don t say The true facts are... ; omit true. Suppositions and allegations are preferable to the expression loose facts …

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  • 16 FACT — …

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  • 17 FACT — Federation Against Copyright Theft (Community » Media) **** First Albany Companies, Inc. (Business » NASDAQ Symbols) *** Foundation To Assist Canadian Talent (Community » Non Profit Organizations) * Fair Application Of Cigarette Taxes… …

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  • 18 FACT — Flannagan Aptitude Classification Test; focused appendix computed tomography; functional assessment of cancer therapy …

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  • 19 FAct — fibrinolytic activity …

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  • 20 FACT-B — Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy Breast …

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