intention englannista suomeksi
The goal or purpose behind a specific action or set of actions.
a. 1784, attributed to (w)
- Hell is paved with good intentions.
- “My Continental prominence is improving,” I commented dryly. ¶ Von Lindowe cut at a furze bush with his silver-mounted rattan. ¶ “Quite so,” he said as dryly, his hand at his mustache. “I may say if your intentions were known your life would not be worth a curse.”
(RQ:Burton Melanchol), I.iii.3:
- cold in those inner parts, cold belly, and hot liver, causeth crudity, and intention proceeds from perturbations ….
(RQ:Locke Human Understanding)
1732, (w), ''An Essay Concerning the Nature of Ailments …'', Prop. II, p.159:
- In a Word, the most part of chronical Distempers proceed from Laxity of Fibres; in which Case the principal Intention is to restore the Tone of the solid Parts;(nb..).
The process of the healing of a wound.
2007, Carie Ann Braun, Cindy Miller Anderson, ''Pathophysiology: Functional Alterations in Human Health'', p.49:
- When healing occurs by primary intention, the wound is basically closed with all areas of the wound connecting and healing simultaneously.
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