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a function with zero crossings
1. a function that intersects the horizontal axis
2. a function that does not intersect the horizontal axis
keywords: mathematics, roots, ambiguity

OBSERVATION

Life defaults to your enemies being close and your friends being distant. (cf: A: “Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well?” B: “Because they have a common enemy.”)
keywords: distance, proximity, inversion

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The fact that mls trumps gls, and that this fact has been clearly intuited since deepest antiquity, is the reason for laws governing leveraged mls (e.g., the possession of certain weapons, or of certain tools) throughout human history.
keywords: Kurt Lewin, Social Psychology

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(suggested new terminology)
def: an affine quotation is a quotation re-worded so as to fit well with the surrounding text.
(Unless specified otherwise, all quotations in this site are to be assumed to be merely affine quotations.)
keywords: policy, quote

OBSERVATION

Unit distance affords both local separation and global connection.
Thus, your friends are not further away than unit distance, and your enemies are no closer than unit distance.
keywords: General Systems Theory, life