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  • nouncontingency
  • nouncontact

synonyms for contingence

  • accident
  • emergency
  • eventuality
  • likelihood
  • possibility
  • predicament

antonyms for contingence

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  • unlikelihood
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    How to use contingence in a sentence

    If we reflect on these considerations, the problem of determinism and of contingence will appear to us in a new light.
    THE FOUNDATIONS OF SCIENCE: SCIENCE AND HYPOTHESIS, THE VALUE OF SCIENCE, SCIENCE AND METHODHENRI POINCAR
    Here, therefore, are several different senses of the word contingence.
    THE FOUNDATIONS OF SCIENCE: SCIENCE AND HYPOTHESIS, THE VALUE OF SCIENCE, SCIENCE AND METHODHENRI POINCAR
    The one is an eternal and necessary truth, subject to no contingence, no possibility of the opposite.
    MENTAL PHILOSOPHY: INCLUDING THE INTELLECT, SENSIBILITIES, AND WILLJOSEPH HAVEN
    Contingence not even applies to essence, let alone super-essence, vi.
    PLOTINOS: COMPLETE WORKS, V. 4PLOTINOS (PLOTINUS)
    Of Modality: Possibility—impossibility, existence—non-existence, necessity—contingence.
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    Contingence applicable to Supreme, under new definition only, vi.
    PLOTINOS: COMPLETE WORKS, V. 4PLOTINOS (PLOTINUS)
    Supreme can be attributed contingence only under new definition, vi.
    PLOTINOS: COMPLETE WORKS, V. 4PLOTINOS (PLOTINUS)
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    WORDS RELATED TO CONTINGENCE

    • approximation
    • closeness
    • collision
    • connection
    • contiguity
    • contingence
    • hit
    • impingement
    • junction
    • juxtaposition
    • nearness
    • propinquity
    • proximity
    • relation
    • strike
    • taction
    • touch
    • union
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