Meaning of DETERMINISTIC in English

DETERMINISTIC

1.

Deterministic ideas or explanations are based on determinism. (FORMAL)

...a ~ view of human progress.

ADJ

2.

Deterministic forces and factors cause things to happen in a way that cannot be changed. (FORMAL)

The rise or decline of the United States is not a function of ~ forces.

ADJ

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