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With other conditions remaining the same.‘shorter hours of labor will, ceteris paribus, reduce the volume of output’
- ‘Consequently, I argue that even if there are ceteris paribus sentences, it is unlikely that there are ceteris paribus laws.’
- ‘The former kind of clause I shall call ceteris paribus clause, the latter one closure clause.’
- ‘Furthermore, illustrates it with some examples, proves that the transformation preserves the ceteris paribus property and presents some complexity results.’
Early 17th century: modern Latin.
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