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  • an assumption that is taken for granted
  • acknowledged as a supposition; "given the engine''s condition, it is a wonder that it started"
  • having possession delivered or transferred without compensation

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  • an assumption that is taken for granted

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Given'


  • Given: Given may refer to: Given, Iran, a village in West Azerbaijan Province Given, West Virginia, United States Shay Given (born 1976), Irish footballer Given
  • Given name: A given name (also known as a personal name, first name, forename, or Christian name) is a part of a person's full nomenclature. It identifies a specific
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* No matter what you've done for yourself or for humanity, if you can't look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished - Lee Iacocca

* One, a robot may not injure a human being, or through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm Two, a robot must obey the orders given it by human beings except where such orders would conflict with the First Law Three, a robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Laws. - Isaac Asimov

* The censure of those who are opposed to us, is the highest commendation that can be given us. - Antoine De Saint-Exupery


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