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noun as in entity

noun as in quintessence

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Next came the redoubtable Mr. Mumbles himself, leading Mrs. Mumbles by the hand, preceded by the young lawyer Quiddity.

On the next interview Mr. Mumbles, delighted with the report of Quiddity, addressed him with truly dignified solemnity.

The lawyer's clerk, whose name was Quiddity, also set about publishing the whole of the matter abroad.

Whatness and affections (quiddity) of being distinguishes between, ii.

Nature herself is maya; natural science must perforce deal with her ineluctable quiddity.


On this page you'll find 131 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to quiddity, such as: system, actuality, essence, existence, integral, and quintessence.

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