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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The essence, fundamental nature, or real being of something.

Usage examples (37)
  • E never evokes a concrete image, yet you soon perceive that the more abstract entities are to him like living creatures.
  • Noun, : corporeal entities. ,He conceived of society as composed of particular entities requiring special treatment. ,The entity of justice is...
  • The tension between the two entities is long-standing.
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