[ self-di-tur-muh-niz-uhm, self- ]
/ ˈsɛlf dɪˈtɜr məˌnɪz əm, ˌsɛlf- /
a theory that every present state or condition of the self is a result of previous states or conditions of the self.
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“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”
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