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thingness

[thing-nis] /ˈθɪŋ nɪs/
noun
1.
objective reality.
Also, thinghood
[thing-hoo d] /ˈθɪŋˌhʊd/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; thing1 + -ness
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