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    Conditioned on

    "Your access to and use of the Services are conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms."

    Shouldn't "conditioned" be "conditional"?

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    Re: Conditioned on

    Yes. Some people would say it's "conditional upon".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Conditioned on

    It may be "conditional." The original sentence is just fine.

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    Re: Conditioned on

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    It may be "conditional." The original sentence is just fine.
    Do you mean that "conditioned on" is acceptable? I've never seen that construction.
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    Re: Conditioned on

    Me neither. One can be conditioned in a certain way or conditioned to do something, but "conditioned on"?

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    'Conditioned on' kidney donation, sisters' prison release prompts ethics debate

    "The Mississippi Department of Corrections believes the sisters no longer pose a threat to society," Barbour said in the statement. "Their incarceration is no longer necessary for public safety or rehabilitation, and Jamie Scott's medical condition creates a substantial cost to the State of Mississippi. . . . Gladys Scott's release is conditioned on her donating one of her kidneys to her sister, a procedure which should be scheduled with urgency."

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