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substantialism

[suh b-stan-shuh-liz-uh m] /səbˈstæn ʃəˌlɪz əm/
noun, Philosophy
1.
the doctrine that substantial noumena exist as a basis for phenomena.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; substantial + -ism
Related forms
substantialist, noun
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substantialism

/səbˈstænʃəˌlɪzəm/
noun (philosophy)
1.
the doctrine that a substantial reality underlies phenomena
2.
the doctrine that matter is a real substance
Derived Forms
substantialist, noun
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