Definition of Arbitrariness. Meaning of Arbitrariness. Synonyms of Arbitrariness

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Definition of Arbitrariness

Arbitrariness
Arbitrariness Ar"bi*tra*ri*ness, n. The quality of being arbitrary; despoticalness; tyranny. --Bp. Hall.

Meaning of Arbitrariness from wikipedia

- Arbitrariness is the quality of being "determined by chance, whim, or impulse, and not by necessity, reason, or principle". It is also used to refer to...
- In science and technology, an arbitrary unit (abbreviated arb. unit, see below) or procedure defined unit (p.d.u.) is a relative unit of measurement to...
- Saussure saw this relation as being essentially arbitrary (the principle of semiotic arbitrariness), motivated only by social convention. Saussure's...
- equality is antithetic to arbitrariness. In fact, equality and arbitrariness are sworn enemies… Where an act is arbitrary, it is implicit that it is...
- In mathematics, the phrases arbitrarily large, arbitrarily small and arbitrarily long are used in statements to make clear of the fact that an object is...
- right shall be protected by law. No man shall be deprived of his life arbitrarily. [The death] penalty can only be carried out pursuant to a final judgment...
- An arbitrary waveform generator (AWG) is a piece of electronic test equipment used to generate electrical waveforms. These waveforms can be either repetitive...
- Arbitrary arrest and arbitrary detention are the arrest or detention of an individual in a case in which there is no likelihood or evidence that they committed...
- Autocracy is a system of government in which absolute power over a state is concentrated in the hands of one person, whose decisions are subject neither...
- Arbitrary inference is a classic tenet of cognitive therapy created by Aaron T. Beck in 1979. He defines the act of making an arbitrary inference as the...