# unambiguous

## Definitions

• WordNet 3.6
• adj unambiguous having or exhibiting a single clearly defined meaning "As a horror, apartheid...is absolutely unambiguous"- Mario Vargas Llosa"
• adj unambiguous admitting of no doubt or misunderstanding; having only one meaning or interpretation and leading to only one conclusion "unequivocal evidence","took an unequivocal position","an unequivocal success","an unequivocal promise","an unequivocal (or univocal) statement"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
• unambiguous Not ambiguous; not of doubtful meaning; plain; perspicuous; clear; certain.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
• adj Unambiguous un-am-big′ū-us not ambiguous, clear
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## Usage

### In literature:

The law should be clear, unambiguous, certain, so that honest men may not find that unwittingly they have violated it.
"Theodore Roosevelt" by Theodore Roosevelt
Can qualifications be always judged "objectively, unambiguously and unequivocally"?
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
His statement is unambiguous.
"New Ideas in India During the Nineteenth Century" by John Morrison
It must be declared by unambiguous words, incapable of a double sense.
"American Eloquence, Volume II. (of 4) Studies In American Political History (1896)" by Various
Nor are the most frequently used sexual symbols unambiguous every time.
"Dream Psychology" by Sigmund Freud
Secondly, such offers must be unambiguous and must be precise and clear.
"The Economic Consequences of the Peace" by John Maynard Keynes
The two murders were unambiguously sworn to by both witnesses.
"The House by the Church-Yard" by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
Was she an altogether unambiguous angel?
"The Nest, The White Pagoda, The Suicide, A Forsaken Temple, Miss Jones and The Masterpiece" by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
Such tests, of course, could not give unambiguous results.
"Clever Hans" by Oskar Pfungst
These latter, it may be remarked, are more unambiguously supernatural.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 3" by Various
It is not to be expected that the usage of the word 'panic' should be clearly and unambiguously determined.
"Group Psychology and The Analysis of The Ego" by Sigmund Freud
The jackal had disappeared into his burrow, but a big gout of blood just inside the entrance told an unambiguous tale.
"Lodges in the Wilderness" by William Charles Scully
The moment the question is raised in this unambiguous manner the answer suggests itself.
"A Grammar of Freethought" by Chapman Cohen
When the direction of twist is described, the language must be unambiguous: the following are the rules I adopt.
"Finger Prints" by Francis Galton
It was nothing of the sort, she declared with unambiguous emphasis.
"The Heath Hover Mystery" by Bertram Mitford
The sexual perversions of adults, on the other hand, are tangible and unambiguous.
"A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis" by Sigmund Freud
From these intimations a most clear and unambiguous result has been deduced.
"Church and State as Seen in the Formation of Christendom" by T. W. Allies
She spoke in a voice as unambiguous as her eyes.
"Kipps" by H. G. Wells
Hence moral reason must utter its precepts clearly and unambiguously.
"Ethics" by John Dewey and James Hayden Tufts
However, these authors do not claim that the changes observed are unambiguously related to the storage of memory.
"Significant Achievements in Space Bioscience 1958-1964" by National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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### In news:

It's pretty important to have unambiguous polarity markings and pin one markings printed on your PCB.
TO the extent that language provides cues for behavior, the orders that American governors, mayors, police chiefs and block association presidents have been giving cops on the beat in big cities over the past few years are unambiguous.
Furthermore, the replacement property or properties must be unambiguously described in a written document.
In trying to think through what outsiders should do to stop the killing in Syria, the only unambiguous issue is the moral one.
Francoise Ducros used the word " moron " in the same sentence as the name of the unambiguously moronic US president.
The accusation was explosive and unambiguous: A top general in Afghanistan used illegal "information operations" to influence visiting US Senators.
Judgment Reversed – Unambiguous contract controls in IRA investment dispute.
The court, headed by a Ronald Reagan appointee, put its proverbial foot down, calling the EPA's actions " unambiguously correct.".
Jobs Report Unambiguously Positive, Zandi Says.
Obama Says Election Choice ' Unambiguously Clear'.
Obama says election choice ' unambiguously clear'.
There is an "unambiguous scarcity of a qualified work force" in computer science, he said.
When asked about Iran and Israel at Tuesday's CNN national security debate, on-and-off Republican front-runner Mitt Romney replied in his typically tough, unambiguously pro-Israel fashion.
As a result, labor 's share is computed as the ratio of unambiguous labor income to the sum of unambiguous labor and capital income, ie, UL/(UL+UK).
As the pres­i­den­tial elec­tion moves closer and closer, vot­ers have ques­tions that need to be answered in a clear, con­cise and unam­bigu­ous way.
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### In science:

CP violation which will unambiguously conﬁrm such rescatterings.
W-exchange/Annihilation amplitudes in LCSR - $B_d^0 \to D_s^-K^+$ as an example
In Section 4, analysis is presented for alternatively using the POVM receiver of to measure the probe, thereby unambiguously discriminating the signal, at least some of the time.
Conclusive Entangling Probe
Actually, with any such transformation it is associated unambiguously transformation of the form (10): δτ = 0, δqA = − ˙qA ˜δτ + ˜δqA .
Search for gauge symmetry generators of singular Lagrangian theory
For simplicity of notations, we drop the indices l and k when unambiguous.
Self-Intersection Times for Random Walk, and Random Walk in Random Scenery in dimensions d>4
Both extensive numerics and experiments have not yet produced an unambiguous picture.
Random field spin models beyond one loop: a mechanism for decreasing the lower critical dimension
This unambiguously identiﬁes the group, and it also can tell you if the family is not modeled by one of those groups.
Modeling families of L-functions
Hence knowing DL (z) from observations, one can unambiguously determine the Hubble parameter H (z).
Reconstructing K-essence
The smaller (in absolute value) root w of the equation (11) can be unambiguously deﬁned for z ∈ C \ {bands}.
Random partitions and instanton counting
It is a straightforward mathematical condition that permits an unambiguous answer to the question: Is Theory X Bell Local? However, some additional remarks may help clarify the condition and motivate the subsequent derivation.
Bell Locality and the Nonlocal Character of Nature
The main strength of this two-step approach is simply that it permits an interesting, yet unambiguous, conclusion: No Bell Local theory can be empirically viable.
Bell Locality and the Nonlocal Character of Nature
In addition, a single spin channel cannot be studied directly making it diﬃcult to obtain an unambiguous experimental result. We performed an extensive series of total energy calculations using LDA and GGA approximations to relax the various Al/Ag interfaces.
Orientation-Dependent Transparency of Metallic Interfaces
If B is a family of ordered pairs of extended cycles that correspond to each other, then we can unambiguously deﬁne M T ((T, S ), B ), the operation of moving through all of the pairs simultaneously.
A Relation for Domino Robinson-Schensted Algorithms
X is deﬁned unambiguously by its values (as of the functional) on the characteristic functions of disks.
Replica symmetry breaking related to a general ultrametric space III: the case of general measure
The speciﬁc heat can also be analysed in this case but, as it happens in other models [21, 23], we cannot ﬁnd a clear unambiguous support for a deﬁnite scaling.
Critical behavior of the spin-3/2 Blume-Capel model on a random two-dimensional lattice
The aim of unambiguous dense coding in our sense is then maximize the success probability in Eq.(4) under the constraints of Eqs.(3) and (5).
Optimal dense coding with arbitrary pure entangled states
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