Translation of coherence in Spanish:


coherencia, n.

Pronunciation /ˌkoʊˈhɪrəns/ /kə(ʊ)ˈhɪər(ə)ns/ /kə(ʊ)ˈhɪərəns/

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  • 1

    (logical connection)
    coherencia feminine
    congruencia feminine
    • The passion of their position, however, is rarely matched by the coherence of their argument.
    • At the beginning the protagonist is on his death bed, trying desperately to find some coherence to his fragmented life.
    • Nevertheless, for Thagard, there are still ways of shoring up coherence with varying degrees of vigour.
    • Interconnectedness among its components, together with its comprehensiveness, determine a system's degree of coherence.
    • Consequently, I have imposed a perhaps too great coherence on Crain's narrative.
    • With its inner coherence broken the National Curriculum staggers on, fatally wounded.
    • The coherence of wit is an excellent measure of adequacy.
    • Also for coherence, the cooking portion of the program concludes with still photographs of each chef's set of prepared dishes.
    • The accuracy of this model is in the coherence of the data.
    • Let's start out by noting that the arguments about coherence go both ways.
    • In some ways, it epitomises what I dislike about branding practice: too much promise, not enough coherence.
    • Initially, we were concerned with the difficulties that students would face without a comprehensive textbook to provide coherence.
    • Readers were either presented with one text version twice (high or low coherence), or with both text versions.
    • Landow argues that links in hypertext convey coherence, suggesting some sense of expressing a pre-existing connection or relation.
    • People working the trades would also benefit from greater clarity and coherence of safety advice and guidance.
    • But distinctly national policies persist and policy coherence remains elusive.
    • Insights from a number of different theories will be drawn upon to give meaning and coherence in the substantive sections.
    • The accessibility and coherence of this book are among its main strengths.
    • That is the underlying problem of coherence in contemporary Western ideology.
    • Anyone wanting a sense of either the broad methodological coherence of this rapprochement or its sometimes bewildering thematic complexity will find resource here.
  • 2

    (of group)
    cohesión feminine
    • The state of the past promised to cohere the nation; such coherence seems impossible today.
    • Still by late in the last quarter Freo had played Sydney back into some sort of coherence.
    • An event with many causal connections plays an important role in maintaining the coherence of the story.
    • I thought we lacked a little coherence the first night.
    • We have some record of arguments used to maintain the coherence of chthonic peoples, faced with varying forms of western proselytism.
    • The new system has the merit of coherence: the work of each committee is directed to a specific government department.
    • Factionalism implies a degree of coherence or constraint in a group's position on issues: we expect certain policy positions to go together.
    • For example, the loss of coherence in a plan of care that occurs during changes of shift is a kind of gap.
    • There was no coherence to the dance repertoire.
    • Agencies have worked across purposes and there needs to be coherence to the process.
    • But the committee doesn't seem to have much political coherence.
    • It seems that the contingency of each individual chapter never contributes to an overall coherence.
    • Roman law, which he knew quite a lot about, he treated with deep respect as indispensable for the coherence of society.
    • Still, the stories seamlessly and skillfully intercut, and the film retains a hypnotic coherence.
    • To their credit the Greens have listened and learned, acquiring a new coherence and hard-headedness.
    • Ambivalence reflects the amount of conflict within or between components of attitudes, whereas inconsistency reflects coherence (or similarity) between components.
    • The end sequences are especially sloppy flipping from one fight sequence to another with no real coherence.
    • Its coherence is helped by the fact that this is also an album with a message.
    • But the insurgency lacks the ideological coherence or organization it would need to grow into a more formidable force.
    • "We are working towards systemic coherence rather than negating the value of the new certificate."