Even then, it will be important not to read documents and testimony with a preconception of "obvious" intent.
Now orthodox Christians are sometimes accused of reading their historical evidence in the light of a preconception.
That is, they approach the Bible without any preconception whatsoever.
He was not in pursuit of money by truckling to current preconception or prejudice.
It was his first vision of anything corresponding to his preconception of Italy.
What helps in this case to produce the illusion is the preconception that the present man is the witness's old friend.
He who experiments must, while doing so, divest himself of every preconception.
One preconception will bewilder the spectator hopelessly unless he has been warned against it or is naturally free from it.
He comes to his art without prejudice or preconception of any kind, it appears.
These illusions frequently involve the co-operation of some preconception or expectation.