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Disagree

Disagree

1. To fail to accord; not to agree; to lack harmony; to differ; to be unlike; to be at variance. They reject the plainest sense of Scripture, because it seems o disagree with what they call reason. (Atterbury)

2. To differ in opinion; to hold discordant views; to be at controversy; to quarrel. Who shall decide, when doctors disagree? (Pope)

3. To be unsuited; to have unfitness; as, medicine sometimes disagrees with the patient; food often disagrees with the stomach or the taste.

Usually followed by with, sometimes by to, rarely by from; as, i disagree to your proposal.

Synonym: to differ, vary, dissent.

Origin: Pref. Dis- _ agree: cf. F. Desagreer to displease.


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Re: Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki

I am awfully sorry but I just respectfully disagree.

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by Sheppie
Mon Sep 01, 2014 7:58 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki
Replies: 26
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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... be supported by positive evidence. Those of us who are reading this should know that your case isn't made simply because someone with whom you disagree has not made his. Your side of a debate isn't privileged to be any kind of default position, standing like a castle in the air, unless someone ...

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by Seth90210
Sat Oct 26, 2013 7:38 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 269974

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... be supported by positive evidence. Those of us who are reading this should know that your case isn't made simply because someone with whom you disagree has not made his. Your side of a debate isn't privileged to be any kind of default position, standing like a castle in the air, unless someone ...

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by DavidSims
Sat Oct 12, 2013 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 269974

Re:

... it becomes, in a way: specialized and sensitive to perturbation. I've read quite a few arguments in the same line of reasoning and I couldn't disagree more. The classic example is that of 'catastrophic failure', i.e. that a single part going bad might lead to the collapse of the entire system. ...

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by cakrit
Mon Aug 19, 2013 10:03 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
Replies: 16
Views: 10696

Is complexity inevitable?

I have to disagree with your definition of complexity - a human brain has more processing power, and maybe circuitry devotions that are unusual, but I don't see them as particularly more complex than, say, a crow's brain. I wouldn't ...

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by Darby
Thu Jul 25, 2013 2:09 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
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