[n] the procedure that is varied in order to estimate a variable's effect by comparison with a control condition
[n] information that should be kept in mind when making a decision; "another consideration is the time it would take"
[n] (usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement; "the contract set out the conditions of the lease"; "the terms of the treaty were generous"
[n] an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else
[n] a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing; "the human condition"
[n] the state of (good) health (especially in the phrases `in condition' or `in shape' or `out of condition' or `out of shape')
[v] apply conditioner to in order to make smooth and shiny; of hair
[v] put into a better state; "he conditions old cars"
[v] specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement; "The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life"; "The contract stipulates the dates of the payments"
[v] train by instruction and practice; esp. to teach self-control; "Parents must discipline their children"; "Is this dog trained?"
[v] establish a conditioned response
check, circumstance, consideration, discipline, precondition, qualify, shape, specify, status, stipulate, stipulation, term, train