validity

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validity

noun authenticity, authority, correctness, force, forcefulness, genuineness, gravitas, lawfulness, legal force, legality, legitimacy, legitimateness, meritoriousness, pondus, potency, power, puissance, reality, realness, soundness, strength, trueness, truth, veracity, verity
Associated concepts: validity of a statute
Foreign phrases: Quod in minori valet valebit in majori; et quod in majori non valet nec valebit in minori.That which is valid in the greater shall be valid in the less; and that which is not valid in the greater shall neither be valid in the less. Nul charter, nul vente, ne nul done vault perpetuallent, si le donor n’est seise al temps de contracts de deux droits, sc. del droit de possession et del droit de propertie. No grant, no sale, no gift, is valid forever, unless the donor, at the time of the contract, has two rights, namely, the right of possession, and the right of property. Quae ab initio non valent, ex post facto convalescere non possunt. Things invalid from the beginning cannot be made valid by a subsequent act. Semper praesumitur pro matrimonio. The presumption is always in favor of the vaaidity of a marriage. Quod initio vitiosum est non potest tractu temporis convalescere. That which is void from the beginning cannot become valid by lapse of time. Pacta conventa quae neque contra leges neque dolo malo inita sunt omni modo observanda sunt. Agreements which are not contrary to the laws nor entered into with a fraudulent design must be observed in all respects. Quod initio non valet, tractu temporis non valet. That which is void at the beginning does not become valid by lapse of time.
See also: credibility, honesty, legality, legitimacy, quality, strength, weight

validity

see HARTIAN JURISPRUDENCE, KELSINIAN JURISPRUDENCE.
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Phase II included 97 consecutive patients (who met the inclusion criteria) and was an attempt to estimate concurrent validity of the FCS.
After demonstrating both the utility of a paper-based process-of-care checklist in an ICU pilot study (17) and a need for improvement in delivering identified processes of care (18), the next logical step in this program of research was to conduct a preliminary examination of criterion-related concurrent validity of the paper-based checklist prior to developing, implementing and evaluating an electronic process-of-care checklist for use on morning ward rounds in the ICU.
The purpose of this study is to compare the ULAT's concurrent validity with an alternate measure of upper-limb function that has previously established validity properties.
This is one of the most important sections in a study involving concurrent validity of tests/tasks.
Moreover, the increments of sEMG were highly correlated with RPE (OMNI-VIBRO), establishing concurrent validity of the pictorial format of the OMNI-VIBRO.
These data collections served the purposes of (a) exploring the factor structure of the instrument and conducting item analysis and (b) confirming the factor structure for the school counselor report version and assessing concurrent validity.
In addition to the EAI items, students were asked to respond to 21 items from the IRI (Davis, 1980, 1983) to test for concurrent validity.
The findings presented here speak to the concurrent validity of the GSES, wherein it was principally related to players' handicaps, and importantly, to the construct validity of the GSES, wherein golf self-efficacy was related to, but nevertheless separate from generalized self-efficacy.
We administered three other well developed outcome measures-the FMA, the Motor Activity Log (MAL), and the SIS-to test the concurrent validity of the BBT, NHPT, and ARAT.
Similar to the concurrent validity correlations, all predictive validity correlations were significant.
Because TISS-28 presumes that a patient's severity of illness reflects the nursing workload required, SAPS II was used as another criterion in ascertaining the concurrent validity of the TISS-28.
Concurrent validity (5-a)--Concurrent validity refers to the degree to which the focal measure correlates with measures of other constructs that are expected to be correlated with the focal latent variable (Bollen, 1989).