The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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The answer depends once again on how the question is construed: the word “
meaning” is an equivocal term that can itself mean many different things. Clouds
mean rain, a falling barometer means that a storm is coming, a twister in the sky ...
PRAGMATIC THEORIES OF Art There are theories of art that differ from one
another in what they allege to be the real purpose or function of art but are at one
with each other in the belief that art is a means to some end, whether that end be
But in the thermosphere the third means of heat transport—conduction—
decisively outweighs the other means, radiation and convection. For that reason
the thermal balance is such that very different conditions appear by day and by
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