Purposes

Some articles on purposes, purpose:

Language For Specific Purposes
... Language for Specific Purposes (LSP) has been primarily used to refer to two areas within applied linguistics One focusing on the needs in education and ...
SBML - The Language - Purposes
... SBML has three main purposes enabling the use of multiple software tools without having to rewrite models to conform to every tool's idiosyncratic file format enabling models to be shared and published in a form ... SBML's purpose is to serve as a lingua franca—an exchange format used by different present-day software tools to communicate the essential aspects of a computational model ...
Cannabis Laws - Non-drug Purposes
... the English term used when this annual herb is grown for non-drug purposes ... These include industrial purposes for which cultivation licenses may be issued in the European Union (EU) ... When grown for industrial purposes hemp is often called industrial hemp, and a common product is fibre for use in a variety of different ways ...
Cannabis In Australia - Medicinal Use
... Clinical trials of cannabis for medicinal purposes have been suggested however, no jurisdiction has indicated it will conduct trials in the near future and ... Support for a change in legislation permitting the use of marijuana for medical purposes remained relatively unchanged between 2004 and 2007 ... in legislation permitting the use of marijuana for medical purposes" and almost three-quarters (73.6%) supported "a clinical trial for people to use ...

Famous quotes containing the word purposes:

    I find that the respectable man, so called, has immediately drifted from his position, and despairs of his country, when his country has more reason to despair of him. He forthwith adopts one of the candidates ... as the only available one, thus proving that he is himself available for any purposes of the demagogue. His vote is of no more worth than that of any unprincipled foreigner or hireling native, who may have been bought.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Virtuous people are simply those who have ... not been tempted sufficiently, because they live in a vegetative state, or because their purposes are so concentrated in one direction that they have not had the leisure to glance around them.
    Isadora Duncan (1878–1927)

    The new always happens against the overwhelming odds of statistical laws and their probability, which for all practical, everyday purposes amounts to certainty; the new therefore always appears in the guise of a miracle.
    Hannah Arendt (1906–1975)