final proposition

See: ultimatum
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the part that can be said and the part that can only be shown--in the text's final proposition, " Wovon man nicht sprechen kann, daruber mufi man schweigen" (What we cannot speak about we must pass over in silence) (49).
Mr Weatherby's final proposition was that there was a failure to institute a sufficient emergency response.
A discussion of philosophical positions on truth culminates in a final proposition that posits that journalists can draw from agreement (pragmatic) truths, or those truths based on the classic model of who, what, when, where, and how.
The final proposition has a very subjunctive feel to it, a longing or wish that a conventional salutation could be more than a cliche, that it could embody a higher level of existence or reality.
When more pertinently asked if it was a final proposition they were putting to Mosley, he starkly replied: "Yes.
The Treasury team and their DCMS counterparts agreed that talks, headed by sports minister Richard Caborn, should be held to "establish whether a final proposition can be agreed that constitutes a sale to racing with ownership and control of the business, meeting the government's commitment".
The final proposition of the company will be presented to the board of directors of SAS Group on 10 March 2004, reported the Norwegian newspaper Dagens Naeringsliv.
The final proposition will be announced in three or four weeks.
The Department of Water Resources (DWR) is making clarifications and modifications to the Final Proposition 50 Water Use Efficiency Proposal Solicitation Package (PSP) issued on August 11, 2004, and discussed at workshops on August 31 and September 1 and 2.
Those behind the pounds 400 million bid, the Racecourse Association, Racehorse Owners' Association and Tote management, were told last Friday that an attempt would be made to find "a final proposition that constitutes a sale to racing with ownership and control of the business, meeting the government's commitment".
Spokesman Michael Sampson said: "The final proposition will be announced in three or four weeks.