/ (ˌæsɜːˈtɒrɪk) /
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(of a statement) stating a fact, as opposed to expressing an evaluative judgment
obsolete judging what is rather than what may or must be
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
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The expression of actuality in the assertoric judgment involves no adverbial modification of the predicate.A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason'|Norman Kemp Smith