Thesaurus / differentia

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Disinterestedness not the differentia of aesthetic pleasure, 37 et seq.

The Sense of BeautyGeorge Santayana

When a class which itself contains other possible classes is chosen, a long list of differentia will be necessary.

Expository WritingMervin James Curl

This gives the 'differentia' of the Utilitarian considered as one species of the genus 'Radical.'

Example of enclosing the differentia in the genus is, if odd be given as the essence of number (ὅπερ ἀριθμόν).

AristotleGeorge Grote

It is the possession of these, above all, which constitutes the differentia of man.

Gloria CrucisJ. H. Beibitz

The differentia is not a genus, nor does it respond to the question Quid est, but to the question Quale quid est.

AristotleGeorge Grote

Perhaps the thesis may enunciate as a genus what is really nothing more than a differentia.

AristotleGeorge Grote

Universality not the differentia of aesthetic pleasure, 40 et seq.

The Sense of BeautyGeorge Santayana

At the root of every good definition is still the accurate statement of genus and differentia.

Expository WritingMervin James Curl

What, according to Hobhouse, are the differentia of human morality from animal behavior?

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