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vital principle


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. an immaterial force, to which the functions peculiar to living beings are ascribed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a hypothetical force to which the functions and qualities peculiar to living things are sometimes ascribed


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