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haecceity

/hɛkˈsiːɪtɪ; hiːk-/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
(philosophy) the property that uniquely identifies an object Compare quiddity
Word Origin
C17: from Medieval Latin haecceitas, literally: thisness, from haec, feminine of hic this
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