What is violate?

  • (verb): Violate the sacred character of a place or language.
    Example: "Violate the sanctity of the church"
    Synonyms: desecrate, profane, outrage
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on violate, violates:

Mathematical Statement - Strong Energy Condition
... There are many matter configurations which violate the strong energy condition, at least from a mathematical perspective ... For instance, a scalar field with a positive potential can violate this condition ... However, it is clear that such a violation would violate the classical regime of general relativity, and one would be required to use an alternative theory of ...
Non-lethal Weapon - Directed Energy Weapons - Safety and Legal Status
... central nervous system and cause neurophysiological disorders" may violate the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons of 1980 ... beyond non-lethal intentions and cause "superfluous injury or unnecessary suffering" could violate the Protocol I to the Geneva Conventions of 1977." Safety and evaluation of the physical and psychological ... Any such studies require explicit consent of all participants so as not to violate the UN Convention against torture and other cruelties ...
Statistical Distance - Distances As Metrics - Generalized Metrics
... For example, pseudometrics can violate the "positive definiteness" (alternatively, "identity of indescernibles" property) quasimetrics can violate the symmetry property and ...
EPR Paradox - Description of The Paradox - Locality in The EPR Experiment
... It is generally believed that any theory which violates causality would also be internally inconsistent, and thus useless ... turns out that the usual rules for combining quantum mechanical and classical descriptions violate the principle of locality without violating ... that are "local" in this sense appear to violate the principle of locality as defined by EPR, but they nevertheless do not violate locality in a more general sense ...
Attacking Faulty Reasoning - The Five Fallacy Categories
... Fallacies that violate the structural criterion ... Fallacies such as begging the question, denying the antecedent, or undistributed middle violate this criterion ... Fallacies that violate the relevance criterion ...

More definitions of "violate":

  • (verb): Destroy.
    Example: "Don't violate my garden"; "violate my privacy"
  • (verb): Fail to agree with; be in violation of; as of rules or patterns.
    Synonyms: go against, break

Famous quotes containing the word violate:

    What Soft—Cherubic Creatures—
    These Gentlewomen are—
    One would as soon assault a Plush—
    Or violate a Star—
    Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)

    Let every American, every lover of liberty, every well wisher to his posterity, swear by the blood of the Revolution, never to violate in the least particular, the laws of the country; and never to tolerate their violation by others.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)

    Men are rewarded for learning the practice of violence in virtually any sphere of activity by money, admiration, recognition, respect, and the genuflection of others honoring their sacred and proven masculinity. In male culture, police are heroic and so are outlaws; males who enforce standards are heroic and so are those who violate them.
    Andrea Dworkin (b. 1946)