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non-validity Line breaks: non-validity

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Definition of non-validity in English:


[mass noun]
The quality of not being logically or factually sound: the time had come to test the validity or non-validity of my hypothesis
More example sentences
  • Reason can merely give what is implied by objects perceived, and has no authority whatever in determining the validity or non-validity of perception.
  • Heisenberg states that the nonvalidity of rigorous causality is necessary and not just consistently possible.
  • To overcome the difficulties raised by possible multiple interaction points and the nonvalidity of Bell's assumption, we propose a multi- "bead-and-spring" model to describe the detachment of proteins or cells from a surface by AFM type experiments.

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