Deterministic

Deterministic (Google)
A 2020 Google-generated definition of "deterministic", meaning events determined by causes regarded as external to the will.
In science, deterministic refers to the doctrine or view that the universe will always produce the same output, result, or final state from a given starting condition or initial state.

Quotes
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“The science of thermodynamics had its origin in severely practical problems relating to the efficiency of engines, but it was soon extended to cover the operations of nature as a whole. All this happened in the days when nature WAS assumed, without question, to be mechanical and deterministic.”
James Jeans (1933), The New Background of Science (pg. 261) (Ѻ)

See also
Determinism
Deterministic universe
Determination of Energy and Entropy

External links
Deterministic – Dictionary.com.

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