Definition of condition (noun)
- a state at a particular time
- "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"
- synonyms: status
- an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else
- a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing
- "the human condition"
- information that should be kept in mind when making a decision
- the state of (good) health (especially in the phrases `in condition' or `in shape' or `out of condition' or `out of shape')
- synonyms: shape
- an illness, disease, or other medical problem
- "a heart condition"; "a skin condition"
- (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"
- synonyms: term
- the procedure that is varied in order to estimate a variable's effect by comparison with a control condition
- synonyms: experimental condition
Definition of condition (verb)
- establish a conditioned response
- develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control
- specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement
- put into a better state
- "he conditions old cars"
- apply conditioner to in order to make smooth and shiny
- "I condition my hair after washing it"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet