from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A worldly possession.
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- noun rare A
- noun The
stateor conditionof the world; worldliness.
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The New Astronomy indicates the coming of a condition in all the worlds when life must disappear therefrom and be succeeded by a lifeless state of worldhood.
It is another thing to know their constitution, the substances of which they are composed, the material condition in which they exist and the state of their progress in worldhood.
By this he means that modern technology as devices hides the full referentiality (or contextuality) of the world ” the worldhood of the world ” upon which they depend for their ongoing functioning.