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Meaning of "postulatory" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF POSTULATORY

postulatory  [ˈpɒstjʊˌleɪtərɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF POSTULATORY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Postulatory is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES POSTULATORY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of postulatory in the English dictionary

The definition of postulatory in the dictionary is of or relating to a postulate or assumption.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH POSTULATORY


adulatory
ˌædjʊˈleɪtərɪ
anovulatory
ˌænɒvjʊˈleɪtərɪ
circulatory
ˌsɜːkjʊˈleɪtərɪ
compilatory
ˌkɒmpɪˈleɪtərɪ
congratulatory
kənˌɡrætʃʊˈleɪtərɪ
copulatory
ˌkɒpjʊˈleɪtərɪ
deregulatory
diːˌrɛɡjʊˈleɪtərɪ
escalatory
ˌeskəˈleɪtərɪ
expostulatory
ɪksˈpɒstjʊˌleɪtərɪ
jaculatory
ˌdʒækjʊˈleɪtərɪ
matriculatory
məˌtrɪkjʊˈleɪtərɪ
oscillatory
ˌɒsɪˈleɪtərɪ
regulatory
ˌrɛɡjʊˈleɪtərɪ
revelatory
ˌrevəˈleɪtərɪ
self-congratulatory
ˌselfkənɡrætʃʊˈleɪtərɪ
self-regulatory
ˌsɛlfrɛɡjʊˈleɪtərɪ
stridulatory
ˈstrɪdjʊˌleɪtərɪ
tabulatory
ˌtæbjʊˈleɪtərɪ
translatory
trænsˈleɪtərɪ
ventilatory
ˈvɛntɪˌleɪtərɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE POSTULATORY

posttreatment
posttrial
postulancy
postulant
postulantship
postulate
postulation
postulational
postulationally
postulator
postulatum
postural
posture
posturer
posturing
posturise
posturize
postvaccinal
postvaccination
postvagotomy

WORDS THAT END LIKE POSTULATORY

ambulatory
anti-inflammatory
conservatory
defamatory
derogatory
directory
discriminatory
explanatory
exploratory
inflammatory
laboratory
mandatory
migratory
obligatory
observatory
participatory
predatory
preparatory
purgatory
research laboratory
respiratory

Synonyms and antonyms of postulatory in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «postulatory» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF POSTULATORY

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The translations of postulatory from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «postulatory» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

postulatory
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

postulatorias
570 millions of speakers

English

postulatory
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

postulatory
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

postulatory
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

postulatory
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

postulatórias
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

postulatory
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

postulatoire
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Postulat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

postulatorischen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

postulatory
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

postulatory
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Postulatory
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

postulatory
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

postulatory
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अनिवार्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

postulatory
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

postulatorio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

postulatory
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

postulatory
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

postulatory
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

postulatory
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

postulatory
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

postulatory
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

postulatory
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of postulatory

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «POSTULATORY»

The term «postulatory» is normally little used and occupies the 138.753 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «POSTULATORY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about postulatory

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «POSTULATORY»

Discover the use of postulatory in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to postulatory and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Art, Origins, Otherness: Between Philosophy and Art
I fear this is a self-incurred paralysis, induced by what I would call “postulatory finitism.”41 And what further of the question offinite creativity? In this respect, there does seem something distinctive about humans as original. To be human as ...
William Desmond, 2012
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Advanced Thermodynamics Engineering, Second Edition
Objectives ◾ Postulatory (mathematical) approach to thermodynamics ◾ Introduce Legendre transforms and relate to thermodynamic variables ◾ Thermodynamic postulates (or statements of Laws of Thermodynamics in mathematical forms) ...
Kalyan Annamalai, Ishwar K. Puri, Milind A. Jog, 2011
3
Hegel and the Infinite: Religion, Politics, and Dialectic
I will now speak of two major developments that react to Hegel's sublationary infinitism, what I call “postulatory infinitism” and “postulatory finitism.” Though they can pass into each other, for now I concentrate on postulatory infinitism. This view  ...
Slavoj Žižek, Clayton Crockett, Creston Davis, 2013
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Walter Kasper's Response to Modern Atheism: Confessing the ...
Furthermore, when human efforts to understand and master the world become frustrated, humans do not turn to God but, guided by an innerworldly optimism, try harder.92 Humanistic Atheism: Postulatory and Political In addition to noting how  ...
Ralph N. McMichael, 2006
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Between Philosophy and Theology: Contemporary ...
I have come to think that what I call a "postulatory finitism" polices the kinds of questions allowed to arise as significant, and God is not among those questions. 4 Postulatory finitism first supposes, then later presupposes, that the finite and ...
Lieven Boeve, Christophe Brabant, 2010
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Between System and Poetics: William Desmond and Philosophy ...
The detotalizing practices of the critics of ' sublationary infinitism' are often marked by 'postulatory finitism'. And it is by virtue of opposition to such ' sublationary infinitism' as untrue to finitude, or not true enough, that 'postulatory finitism' ...
Thomas Augustine Francis Kelly, 2007
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Thermodynamics of Energy Conversion and Transport
to. Stationary. Heat. Conduction. Now we outline a postulatory approach to heat conduction. This approach was worked out in the homogeneous one- dimensional case to stationary heat conduction [23], [37]. This postulatory approach involves ...
Stanislaw Sieniutycz, Alexis De Vos, 2000
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The Sermons of John Donne
The Psalme hath a Deprecatory part, that God would forbeare him, and a Postulatory part, that God would heare him, and grant some things to him, and a Gratulatory part, a sacrifice of thankes- giving." Donne then gives a few sentences to the ...
John Donne, Evelyn Mary Spearing Simpson, George Reuben Potter, 1984
9
Engineering Thermodynamics
7.18. PostulAtory. thermodynAmIcs. The property 'entropy' plays the central role in thermodynamics. In the classical approach, as followed in this book, entropy is introduced via the concept of the heat engine. It follows the way in which the ...
P. K. Nag, 2013
10
The Principles of Statistical Mechanics
Summary of postulatory hasis We have now completed bur exposition of the postulatory hasis for non-relativistic quantum mechanics. The account has heen BO long that a hrief summary in the q- and p-languages, as given hy the following  ...
Richard Chace Tolman, 1938

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «POSTULATORY»

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Opus Dei prelate on new Blessed: “Archbishop Oscar Romero is …
The affection was mutual, and when the founder of Opus Dei died, Archbishop Romero, in his postulatory letter for Saint Josemaria's cause of ... «The Manila Times, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Postulatory [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/postulatory>. Apr 2020 ».
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