Definition of determines:
Synonyms for determines:
- "Practical Ethics", William DeWitt Hyde.
- "The Approach to Philosophy", Ralph Barton Perry.
The first spear which strikes a kangaroo determines whose property the dead animal is to be; it being no matter how slight the wound may have been; even if a boy threw the spear the rule holds good, and if the animal killed is one which by their laws a boy is not allowed to eat, then his right passes on to his father or eldest male relation.- "Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2)", George Grey.