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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Intension(0.01128 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Intension.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n : what you must know in order to determine the reference of an
expression [syn: connotation]
English → English (gcide)
Intension \In*ten"sion\, n. [L. intensio: cf. F. intension. See
Intend, and cf. Intention.]
1. A straining, stretching, or bending; the state of being
strained; as, the intension of a musical string.
2. Increase of power or energy of any quality or thing;
intenseness; fervency. --Jer. Taylor.
Sounds . . . likewise do rise and fall with the
intension or remission of the wind. --Bacon.
3. (Logic & Metaph.) The collective attributes, qualities, or
marks that make up a complex general notion; the
comprehension, content, or connotation; -- opposed to
extension, extent, or sphere.
This law is, that the intension of our knowledge is
in the inverse ratio of its extension. --Sir W.