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  • 1 Purpose — is the cognitive awareness in cause and effect linking for achieving a goal in a given system, whether human or machine. Its most general sense is the anticipated result which guides decision making in choosing appropriate actions within a range… …

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  • 2 Purpose — Pur pose, n. [OF. purpos, pourpos, propos, L. propositum. See {Propound}.] 1. That which a person sets before himself as an object to be reached or accomplished; the end or aim to which the view is directed in any plan, measure, or exertion;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Purpose — Pur pose, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Purposed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Purposing}.] [OF. purposer, proposer. See {Propose}.] 1. To set forth; to bring forward. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To propose, as an aim, to one s self; to determine upon, as some end or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Purpose — Pur pose, v. i. To have a purpose or intention; to discourse. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5 purpose — See: AT CROSS PURPOSES, ON PURPOSE, TO ALL INTENTS AND PURPOSES …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 6 purpose — See: AT CROSS PURPOSES, ON PURPOSE, TO ALL INTENTS AND PURPOSES …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 7 purpose — I. noun Etymology: Middle English purpos, from Anglo French, from purposer to intend, propose, from Latin proponere (perfect indicative proposui) to propose more at propound Date: 14th century 1. a. something set up as an object or end to be… …

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  • 8 Purpose maker Compilation — CD Джефф Миллз Дата выпуска 1996 …

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  • 9 Purpose Maker — Filiale de Axis Records Fondé en 1996 Fondateur Jeff Mills Genre(s) Techno …

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  • 10 Purpose-Centered Education — Purpose Centered Education(R) is a pedagogical model developed by Audrey Cohen and Janith Jordan. It informs the development of the curriculum at Metropolitan College of New York.References [http://www.metropolitan.edu/about/history1.php… …

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  • 11 Purpose trust — Wills, trusts and estates …

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  • 12 Purpose Driven — The term “purpose driven” comes from the teaching of Rick Warren, senior pastor of Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California. It originally came into use as a paradigm taught to pastors and other Christian leaders worldwide to help them be… …

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  • 13 purpose-built — adjective Date: 1954 chiefly British built for a particular purpose …

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  • 14 Purpose Maker — …

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  • 15 In purpose — Purpose Pur pose, n. [OF. purpos, pourpos, propos, L. propositum. See {Propound}.] 1. That which a person sets before himself as an object to be reached or accomplished; the end or aim to which the view is directed in any plan, measure, or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 Of purpose — Purpose Pur pose, n. [OF. purpos, pourpos, propos, L. propositum. See {Propound}.] 1. That which a person sets before himself as an object to be reached or accomplished; the end or aim to which the view is directed in any plan, measure, or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 On purpose — Purpose Pur pose, n. [OF. purpos, pourpos, propos, L. propositum. See {Propound}.] 1. That which a person sets before himself as an object to be reached or accomplished; the end or aim to which the view is directed in any plan, measure, or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Common Purpose UK — Founder(s) Julia Middleton Type Not for profit organisation Founded 1989 Location London, England Area served International …

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  • 19 Multi-purpose stadium — RFK Stadium, a multi purpose stadium in Washington, D.C. Multi purpose stadiums are a type of stadium designed in such a way as to be easily used by multiple sports. While any stadium could potentially host more than one sport, this concept… …

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  • 20 A Sense of Purpose — Studio album by In Flames Released April 1, 2008 …

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