Sentence Examples with the word predictive

Perhaps the most characteristic religious peculiarities of the various disputed prophecies are - (1) the emphasis laid on the uniqueness, eternity, creatorship and predictive power of Yahweh (xl.

That these purely mechanical arrangements have any psychic, occult or predictive meaning is a fantastic imagination, which seems to have a peculiar attraction for certain types of mind, and as there can be no fundamental hypothesis of correlation, its discussion does not lie within the province of reason.

One of the oldest of this large family of predictive systems is that of palmistry, whereby the various irregularities and flexion-folds of the skin of the hand are interpreted as being associated with mental or moral dispositions and powers, as well as with the current of future events in the life of the individual.