- contrecoup injury of brain,
- contributory negligence,
Origin of contribution
Examples from the Web for contribution
I felt my contribution to the world and to my listeners was worth more than $18.Viral Video Pioneers: How Pomplamoose is Turning YouTube Stardom Into a Sustainable Profession|Oliver Jones|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Seven hundred beds may make a difference today, but in a “few months time,” the contribution will likely seem pathetic.
In 2013, he was honored with the Lithuanian National Prize for his contribution to the arts.How the Actor Donatas Banionis Inspired Vladimir Putin to Become a Spy|Asawin Suebsaeng|September 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He made a $2,000 contribution to the re-election campaign of Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska.Ex-Politicians Keeping $100 Million in Private Slush Funds|Dave Levinthal, Center for Public Integrity|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Please note that I made a contribution after reading the tract, i.e., I too am a hug-a-whale sort of guy.Blame Climate Change for Your Terrible Seasonal Allergies|Kent Sepkowitz|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a contribution to that change of ideas and of values these pages are offered.
The form in which it is given to our world would be the contribution of the medium.Modern Religious Cults and Movements|Gaius Glenn Atkins
A contribution to the history of Gotha during the changes of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
What degree of sovereignty will you surrender as your contribution to a new order?
And I offer the term freely as my humble, but I trust useful, contribution to science; my first contribution.
late 14c., from Old French contribution and directly from Latin contributionem (nominative contributio), noun of action from past participle stem of contribuere "to bring together, add, contribute," from com- "together" (see com-) + tribuere "to allot, pay" (see tribute).