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Like the other Jewish philosophers he defends its substantiality.

The place breathes of substantiality, democracy, and good nature.

It would be more exact to call it the conception of substantiality.

In the same way the intelligible substances, Intelligence and Soul, have their substantiality in common, and they differ in form.

All these difficulties, however, tell against the substantiality of ghosts; and in favor of this second theory of haunted houses.

By denying the substantiality of the ego it also confirmed the necessitarianism of Spinoza.

But this destroys the substantiality of the Idea, and indeed, destroys Plato's whole system.

Alice felt herself light, clear and vacuous, absorbed in the substantiality of this picture.

It was, for instance, the Greek genius in its old age which gave the substantiality of thought to the doctrine of the Trinity.

Their sense of truth and substantiality is not satisfied with a formulation of mechanical sequence.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-14c., "ample, sizeable," from Old French substantiel (13c.), from Latin substantialis "having substance or reality, material," from substantia (see substance). Meaning "existing, having real existence" is from late 14c.

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