The GENERAL CONTEXT of such use is:
ascription: (a) the degree of achievement and of technical proficiency in situ, as to society, whereby such societal ranking is more or less directly related to one's social origins or birth; (b) ascribe, attribute; (c) owing to, or coming from, an underlying authority, of one's livelihood and existence.
Father Jerome's DICTIONARY of KEYWORDS/PHRASES used in his scientific writings and at his QUFD website
Father Jerome's PSYCHOSOCIOLOGICAL DICTIONARY of Terms/Phrases used in Monograph III of his QUALIA Series
Father Jerome's SPECIALIZED DICTIONARY of KEYWORDS/PHRASES pertaining to Bose-Einstein Condensates of Non-Matter and Incorporeality, as used in his Works, in QUFD Physics and in the 'QUFD Textbook' Website
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