a posteriori

adv.
a posteriori, afterwards, from what comes after.
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a posteriori
a posteriori
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ADV
1) (=después) [gen] at a later stage; [comprender] with (the benefit of) hindsight
2) (Lógica, Jur) a posteriori
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locución adverbial with hindsight

un argumento a posteriori — (loc adj) an a posteriori argument

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= reactive, in retrospect, after-the-fact, hindsight, with hindsight, a posteriori, in hindsight
Ex. In all of the helping professions there is need for both active and reactive service.
Ex. In retrospect, this was perhaps a rather inauspicious beginning, for the test apparently broke down in disarray over the question of relevance judgement.
Ex. In the case of BUSHMEN and HOTTENTOTS, the peoples' real names don't even appear as after-the-fact, last minute cross-references to the defamatory form.
Ex. This article notes that hindsight is always easier than foresight, and that some of these predictions should have been correct.
Ex. We can see with hindsight that two early romans in particular set the pattern for the later development of the face which was to become the standard roman for most of the sixteenth century.
Ex. Explicit differentiation is made between a priori relationships, ie those that are known in advance of scanning any particular document, and a posteriori relationships, ie those which are found only by scanning a particular document.
Ex. In hindsight, it is easy to see a trajectory of inevitability that made MARC, the ISBDs, and AACR2 seem more the result of historical forces than the often faltering and separate steps they were in truth.
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locución adverbial with hindsight

un argumento a posteriori — (loc adj) an a posteriori argument

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= reactive, in retrospect, after-the-fact, hindsight, with hindsight, a posteriori, in hindsight

Ex: In all of the helping professions there is need for both active and reactive service.

Ex: In retrospect, this was perhaps a rather inauspicious beginning, for the test apparently broke down in disarray over the question of relevance judgement.
Ex: In the case of BUSHMEN and HOTTENTOTS, the peoples' real names don't even appear as after-the-fact, last minute cross-references to the defamatory form.
Ex: This article notes that hindsight is always easier than foresight, and that some of these predictions should have been correct.
Ex: We can see with hindsight that two early romans in particular set the pattern for the later development of the face which was to become the standard roman for most of the sixteenth century.
Ex: Explicit differentiation is made between a priori relationships, ie those that are known in advance of scanning any particular document, and a posteriori relationships, ie those which are found only by scanning a particular document.
Ex: In hindsight, it is easy to see a trajectory of inevitability that made MARC, the ISBDs, and AACR2 seem more the result of historical forces than the often faltering and separate steps they were in truth.

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a posteriori
loc adv
with hindsight
un argumento a posteriori (loc adj) an a posteriori argument
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a posteriori loc adv
with hindsight;
habrá que juzgarlo a posteriori we'll have to judge it after the event
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a posteriori
adj & adv a posteriori

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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