under certain conditions

under certain conditions

In certain situations. We let our kids sleep in the bed with us under certain conditions, like if they've had a nightmare or aren't feeling well.
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For the solution of the question of free will or inevitability, history has this advantage over other branches of knowledge in which the question is dealt with, that for history this question does not refer to the essence of man's free will but its manifestation in the past and under certain conditions.
But, in his disordered fancy, the idea had assumed a more daring character, and trespassed, under certain conditions, upon the kingdom of inorganization.
"I beg you to consider this large legacy as intended, under certain conditions,to be given by you to your nephew George.
Crime, which, under certain conditions, may seem to have created Individualism, must take cognisance of other people and interfere with them.
His object was to realise his own perfection as an artist, under certain conditions, and in certain forms of Art.
For under certain conditions it is necessary that either the one or the other should form part of the constitution of every appropriate subject.
On one side of me was the tawny sea, changing under certain conditions of the weather to a dull pearl-gray.
"Under certain conditions," the Prince continued, "I should have imagined that the climate here might prove most unhealthy for you.
But that also was not, under certain conditions, an unforgivable thing.
Edmund would be forgiven for being a clergyman, it seemed, under certain conditions of wealth; and this, she suspected, was all the conquest of prejudice which he was so ready to congratulate himself upon.
The Americans are not only the most hospitable people to be found on the face of the earth--they are (under certain conditions) the most patient and good-tempered people as well.
"No," replied Barbicane; "if it was so, under certain conditions of the moon, these ridges would cast shadows, and they do not cast any."
Summary: Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India] March 30 (ANI): Chandrasekhar Azad Ravan, Chairman of the Bhima Army on Saturday was allowed to conduct a roadshow in Varanasi under certain conditions by the district administration.
(ATHX) over the next three years under certain conditions.
The ministry has rejected the proposal of the provincial government regarding extension in the powers under certain conditions and the recommendations of the provincial government have also not been made part of the notification.