Definitions for "Tendency"
Direction or course toward any place, object, effect, or result; drift; causal or efficient influence to bring about an effect or result.
an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others; "he had an inclination to give up too easily"; "a tendency to be too strict"
an inclination to do something; "he felt leanings toward frivolity"
an ideological grouping defined by adherence to a written platform published in the channels decided upon by the elected leadership bodies of the YSA
The rate of change of an element, mostly used for the change of barometric pressure over a period of three hours.
Keywords:  phase, becoming
a phase of becoming