strict meaning

strict meaning

noun accurate meaning, correct meaning, defined meaning, definition, distinct meaning, exact meaning, explanation, explicit meaning, express meaning, faithful meaning, inflexible meaning, literal meannng, methodical meaning, meticulous meaning, narrow meaning, not subject to interpretation, ordinary meaning, plain meaning, precise meaning, prescribed meaning, rigid meaning, rigorous meaning, sharply defined meaning, specific meaning, unbending meaning, uncommromising meaning, unequivocal meaning
Associated concepts: construction, literal contract, literal proof, plain meaning rule, rules of statutory, soft plain meaning rule, textualism
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What lies behind reform or restructure in education must be sought in the strict meaning of the term itself.
In the strict meaning of the term, 'autonomy' is thus an ideological category that joins an element of truth (the separateness of art from the praxis of life) and an element of untruth (the hypostatization of this fact, which is a result of historical development as the 'essence' of art.
The flip side of this coin is that beyond the strict meaning delivered in this judgement, depending on what the Ontario government does, it may well become a major link in the legal quest of the "gay" community for legal--and social--acceptance as normal and equal to marriage.
Its literal meaning-"the primary or strict meaning of a word"-has been lost in its new popularity as an intensive adjective.
It is not a true Citizen's Jury because that phrase has a strict meaning.
A relational modeler can be dimension-driven, variational, or parametric in the strict meaning of the word.
Konfidence levels as used by KLAS do not imply the strict meaning found in statistical textbooks.
I ran to the dictionary and found that the strict meanings of the term were 'to detach' and 'to die,"' Vostell recalled.