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determinacy

[ dih-tur-muh-nuh-see ]
/ dɪˈtɜr mə nə si /
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noun
the quality of being determinate.
the condition of being determined or mandated.
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Origin of determinacy

First recorded in 1870–75; determin(ate) + -acy
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British Dictionary definitions for determinacy

determinacy
/ (dɪˈtɜːmɪnəsɪ) /

noun
the quality of being defined or fixed
the condition of being predicted or deduced
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